Paulo Freire Centennial Celebration September 2021 through April 2022

August 21, 2021

The YEAR OF EDUCATION / PAULO FREIRE CENTENARY  

The multidisciplinary series of documentary and feature films, music, symposia and other public programming celebrates the legacy of the philosopher and teacher Paulo Freire and the Year of Education and promotes popular education through free online events. Created in partnership with Catherine Murphy and the Literacy Project, Kimberly Waller, Peter Kuttner, and Rita Sacay. The series is supported in part through the Illinois Humanities Foundation and The Oppenheimer Family Foundation and through donated labor and resources

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Block Club Chicago - HotHouse Coming To Bronzeville, 16 Years After Popular Venue Closed In The South Loop
July 12, 2023
Founder Marguerite Horberg raised funds to buy the Donnelly Youth Center, which will be turned into a restaurant, meeting rooms and a dance hall/performance space.