6:30 PM18:30

Missing Daddy: Hardcover Release Event & Discussion

There are 2.7 million children under 18 who have an incarcerated parent and over 5 million have experienced the incarceration of a parent at some point in their lives. In other words, 1 in 28 American children (3.6%) have an incarcerated parent. Thirty years ago, the number was 1 in 125. About 1 in 9 Black children and 1 in 28 Latino children have an incarcerated parent. More than 14,000 children of incarcerated parents enter foster care each year.

These numbers are staggering. As a result of the epidemic of incarceration, millions of children have endured traumatic separations from their parents. This has impacted their material conditions, their mental health, their school performance and their overall well-being.

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Mariame Kaba & bria royal have created Missing Daddy to address the impacts of prison on children. Haymarket Books is republishing Missing Daddy as a hardcover this fall. Join us for the release of the hardcover version of the book.

From 7:30 to 8:30 pm, join Mariame for a mini-workshop to address ways to discuss incarceration with children. This will be relevant for families with incarcerated loved ones, individuals who work with children of the incarcerated (such as educators, caregivers, or service providers), and a general public interested in developing better communication skills regarding incarceration.

Missing Daddy can be pre-ordered here and copies of the book will be available for sale at the event.

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3:30 PM15:30

Chicago Architecture Biennial Artist Talk and Musical Performance

Join us for an artist conversation with Chicago Architecture Biennial contributors Malose Malahlela, Jim Duignan, and Jeff Kowalkowski followed by a dynamic, genre-spanning musical performance, conducted by Kowalkowski featuring Emily Broeker, Scott Tuma, Anabel Watson, James Wersching, Avery Young, and Angela Zúñiga.

This project is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency, Conant Family Foundation, The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince, and the National Endowment for the Arts

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6:00 PM18:00

Lost & Found: Community Dinner & Outdoor Film Screening

Join us for a community dinner and evening of films screened outdoors on the side of the last remaining building of the Jane Addams Homes. Films share stories from Robert Taylor Homes through the eyes of legendary historian Studs Terkel, as well as Stateway Gardens, Cabrini-Green, and St. Louis’ Pruitt-Igoe complexes (curated by Media Burn Archives).

This project is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency, Conant Family Foundation, The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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7:00 PM19:00

Benefits for All: Historic Preservation and Affordable Housing

Does historic preservation contribute to the reduction of affordable housing in communities? Does it promote affordable housing? Anecdotally, there are stories that support a “yes” answer to both questions. A more important question is: What can the historic preservation movement do to support the growth of affordable housing and insure that existing affordable housing in an area is better retained? What tools do we have now to accomplish those goals, and what new tools do we need?

Join Preservation Chicago and the National Public Housing Museum for a panel discussion including:

1. 25th Ward Alderman Byron Sigcho-Lopez
2. Marisa Novara, Commissioner, Department of Housing (not yet confirmed)
3. Peter Holsten, Holsten Development
4. Win Curran, Associate Professor at DePaul University who studies affordable housing and gentrification
5. Alyssa Frystak, author of report “Small But Mighty: Combating the Affordable Housing Crisis Through Small-Scale Historic Rehabilitation”

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5:30 PM17:30

The Future of Affordable Housing

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The Future of Affordable Housing

June 12, 2019, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. CST
Little Italy Chicago Public Library
1336 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60607
Hosted by: Metropolitan Planning Council & Little Italy Chicago Public Library

Chicago and other metropolitan regions across the U.S. are facing significant stressors to their housing supply—rising construction costs, gentrification in some areas and disinvestment in others, run-down infrastructure, and shifting policies at every level of government. Leading thinkers, designers, artists, agencies and organizations are exploring the most innovative ideas to overcome obstacles and shape the future of affordable housing. These tactics are being implemented locally with projects like the co-located Little Italy Library and Related Midwest’s Taylor Street Apartments, Skender’s prototype modular apartment, and the Disruptive Design competition for new affordable, owner-occupied housing. These innovations will influence the decisions of planners, builders and residents across the nation. Join us to explore innovation already underway and learn about the challenges to be overcome.

Featured Panelists:
• Ciere Boatright, Vice President of Real Estate and Inclusion, Chicago Neighborhood Initiatives (CNI)
• Jacques Sandberg, Vice President of Affordable Housing, Related Midwest
• Tim Swanson, Chief Design Officer, Skender

• Dr. Lisa Yun Lee, Executive Director, National Public Housing Museum

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2:00 PM14:00

Watts Up? Film Screening


Join the National Public Housing Museum and Media Burn Archive for the Chicago premiere of Watts Up?, a special documentary short film produced by public housing residents from Imperial Courts, Jordan Downs, and Nickerson Gardens in Los Angeles in 1993. The film–a frank insider’s look at life and death in South LA–was made to commemorate the one year anniversary of the historic Watts Truce, a peace agreement between rival gangs, the Bloods and the Crips. Artist Nancy Buchanan, co-producer with the late activist Michael Zinzun, will discuss the film and the legacy of Message to the Grassroots, the Pasadena-based cable access television show on which it first aired.

Sunday, February 24, 2019
2:00-4:00 PM
National Public Housing Museum
625 North Kingsbury Street, Chicago, IL 60654

This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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History Lessons: Everyday Objects from Chicago Public Housing
5:30 PM17:30

History Lessons: Everyday Objects from Chicago Public Housing


The National Public Housing Museum is pleased to announce the opening reception for our newest exhibition, History Lessons: Everyday Objects from Chicago Public Housing on May 30th.

The exhibition, which features ordinary objects from public housing residents from across the city that share with us amazing stories of personal endeavors, as well as commemorating those that were most important in shaping their lives. The objects are also described by the residents themselves, giving visitors their first-hand account of how these various items played a part in their day to day lives. The labels were created during writing workshops with Audrey Petty and Nate Marshall or during interviews with Rich Cahan.

The opening will take place on May 30th at the NPHM offices, which are located at 625 N Kingsbury St, from 5:30-7:30 PM. Refreshments and drinks will be served.

This event is wheelchair accessible. Individuals requiring Sign-Language Interpreters, Real-time captioners, or other accommodations should contact Mark Jaeschke at (773) 245-1621 or at least one week in advance of the event.

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Housing and Racism in the Age of Trump Roundtable Discussion
5:30 PM17:30

Housing and Racism in the Age of Trump Roundtable Discussion

Join us at the NPHM offices on May 15, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm for a roundtable discussion on housing policy, race, and racism in the age of Trump. The discussion will feature Glyn Robbins, author of There’s No Place: The American Housing Crisis and What It Means for the UK, along with moderator Rob Chaskin, Professor & Deputy Dean for Strategic Initiatives, University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, and panelists Ianna Kachoris Ori, the Director, Strategy, Research Initiatives and Philanthropic Partnerships at UChicago Office of Civic Engagement, Janet Smith, Professor of Urban Planning and Policy at UIC, and our Associate Director, Robert Smith III.

The event will bring together Chicago's housing, research, and activist communities for a conversation about housing as a human right, in an era of populism and disinvestment in public housing policy and infrastructure.  

Based on field-research in eight US cities, Dr. Robbins discusses how the battles of working class communities in the US to save their homes are mirrored by the UK experience. These issues assume greater resonance in the aftermath of the election of Donald Trump and the Grenfell Tower disaster. The panelists will look comparatively at the US and the UK, with particular attention to the public housing context in Chicago.

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12:00 PM12:00

Kali Akuno Lunch Discussion

WORKER COOPERATIVE – A business that is owned and controlled by the people who work in it

The National Public Housing Museum is beginning to the creation plans for a museum store that is owned and operated by public housing residents.

Join residents (and allies) at the National Public Housing Museum offices for a free lunch discussion with Kali Akuno on April 10th as we work with you to envision this cooperative business. We will be learning about worker co-ops, their role in advancing racial and economic justice — and how to build this business together from the ground up.

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5:00 PM17:00

Book Release Party and Conversation!

Join us for a Free Dinner and Conversation with Ben Austen, alongside Cabrini-Green activists for the new book High Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing. Moderated by Audrey Petty, author of High Rise Stories: Voices from Chicago Public Housing.

February 20th : 5 -7:30pm

5:00 - 6:00pm Free Dinner

6:00 - 7:00pm Conversation

7:00 - 7:30pm Book Signing

Additionally, NPHM is starting a book club as part of our mission to preserve and propel housing as human right. High Risers will be our first reading. If you are a public housing resident and you would like to join, you will receive a free copy of the book at the event on February 20th!

Book group will meet in March dates to be determined. Email: to reserve a free copy.

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3:00 PM15:00

Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign: Public Housing Resident Owned Businesses


 Dr. King Week of Service From Chicago to Charlottesville

The Power of Collective Action: How public housing resident leaders and housing authorities nationally are creating a pilot exchange program with a focus on Section 3 and resident owned businesses. 
Enforcing The Human Right to Housing : By Any Means Necessary

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                                   625 N. Kingsbury Street
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Grant Duffield Charlottesville Housing Authority
Eugene Jones CEO Chicago Housing Authority
Joy Johnson Public Housing Association of Residents
Carol Steele Cabrini LAC/CDC
Peter Levavi Brinshore Development
Jose Alvarez Chicago Housing Authority
Dee Brookens Section 3/Procurement Director CHA
JR Fleming Chicago Anti Eviction Campaign
Willie Lewis Central Advisory Council
Cornelius Griggs GMA Construction
James Webb Think Genius
Claudia Weems Section 3 Field Office Director

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5:00 PM17:00

National Public Housing Museum + Racial Justice from Jackson to Chicago

Tonight and tomorrow’s events with Kali Akuno have been cancelled. Unfortunately, due to a family emergency and inclement winter weather in Jackson, he is unable to make it to Chicago. Mother Nature is mad and there are freezing temperatures in the South. We will work to reschedule soon and let everyone know. Stay tuned.

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12:00 PM12:00

Lost and Found: Stories of Displacement from Chicago and the Baltic Nations

RSVP  HERE      This event is taking place at 6500 S. Pulaski Rd.


This event is taking place at 6500 S. Pulaski Rd.

Displaced people around the world are forced to make difficult decisions about what they take and what they leave behind. This is true for diverse communities from the Baltic states to the public housing developments of Chicago, where individuals have organized to rebuild a new sense of home. Join the National Public Housing Museum and Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture for a pop-up exhibition that invites participants to share stories about the loss of home due to political, economic and social upheaval, and the objects that give meaning to their lives.

This program is a part of the Chicago Cultural Alliance's Inherit Chicago. Inherit Chicago is a city wide festival of art, ideas and performance at neighborhood heritage museums and cultural centers. Head to for a full list of events!

Public Transportation: 1 Block South of Pulaski & 65th street. Bus - 53A & 63

Parking: Street parking

NPHM Photo Credit: Archives of Keep Strong Publishing Company, Circa 1977. Courtesy of Helen Shiller.

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1:00 PM13:00

Right to the City: Walking Tour + Discussion

The tour begins at the former site of Cabrini Green and brings participants from there to the National Public Housing Museum’s Chicago Architecture Biennial Exhibition, Housing as a Human Right: Social Construction, followed by a discussion about the right to the City. 

1-2pm Walking tour / 2-3pm Discussion

*Registration required for the walking tour.  RSVP here

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Speaking truth to power, the tour leader, Raymond McDonald was a 15-year old youth, during the protests to save Cabrini Green from demolition.  He gave voice to the resident’s desire to remain in their homes within the neighborhood, and the bond that public housing residents had with one another. This moment was captured in the compelling documentary film “70 Acres,” made by Ronit Bezalel. McDonald will discuss what has happened since to the Cabrini area now, which includes a newly gentrified neighborhood anchored by a Target Store, but also the last remaining row houses with residents still fighting for the “Right to Return.”

After the tour, the NPHM will host a Right to the City conversation with Cook County Commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia, a long-time activist and politician. The discussion will reflect on the Plan for Transformation’s stated goals, and how public housing residents and the city continue to grapple with the aftershock and effects. The conversation, moderated by NPHM Director Lisa Yun Lee, will address how residents, activists, artists, and educators can better collaborate in envisioning spaces in a more just manner with an emphasis on moving beyond what we are against- to define what we are for. 

This event is wheelchair accessible. Individuals requiring Sign-Language Interpreters, Real-time captioners, or other accommodations should contact at (773) 245-1621 or several days in advance of the event.

Special thanks to The Field Foundation and Chicago Architectural Biennial.

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6:00 PM18:00

Opening Reception for Women's Rights are Human Rights: International Posters on Gender-Based Inequality, Violence and Discrimination


This event is wheelchair accessible. Individuals requiring Sign-Language Interpreters, Real-time captioners, or other accommodations should contact Shirley Alfaro at (773) 245-1621 or at least one week in advance of the event. 

Food sponsored by Wow Bao

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10:30 AM10:30

Invitation To ACE Summer Design Team Presentation

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Join us and the ACE Summer Design team for the unveiling of an installation at the future site of the Museum. For the past eight weeks, under the guidance of ACE mentors and in collaboration with NPHM, students from Chicagoland high schools have been designing a project that anticipates the opening of the Museum and extends to the surrounding community a glimpse of what is to come. During the construction of the Museum this project will be displayed. This upcoming Friday, August 11th from 10:30 to 11:30am, @ 1322 W Taylor St., there will be an unveiling by the students, as well as an awards presentation. As we build a strong community within and for the museum, we understand that often young people are at the forefront of these efforts and issues. This project will showcase just that. 

See you there!!!

See you there!!!

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The Project(s) TalkBack
2:00 PM14:00

The Project(s) TalkBack

If you haven't already seen this amazing play Join us to experience The Project(s) !

Over the last few weeks American Theatre Company's Youth Ensemble has presented an abridged version of The Project(s), a critically-acclaimed documentary play on Chicago's public housing conceived, co-written and originally directed by ATC's late Artistic Director PJ Paparelli and co-written by Joshua Jaeger. The Youth Ensemble will present it's last showing of The Project(s) followed by a talkback with the National Public Housing Museum July 23rd.

As part of our ongoing partnership with ATC, National Public Housing Museum staff and interns will lead interactive talkbacks after the Sunday matinee performance at 2 PM.

In preparation for this year's production, the Youth Ensemble has met with former public housing residents and historians interviewed for the original production, many of whom are featured as characters in the play, in order to bring their powerful testimonies to life.

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11:00 AM11:00

"Last Look" - October 1st Museum Celebration at the Future Site of the NPHM

Come join us at our future home on the Near West Side on Saturday, October 1st from 11 am to 3 pm.

Be sure to RSVP here!

LAST LOOK celebrates an important milestone as NPHM this week won approval from the CHA to begin the process of rehabilitating the historic "last building standing" of the Jane Addams Homes to become the museum's new home.

Come take a peek and grab last pictures of the "as-is" interiors (and remnants of last year's Biennial exhibits) before we make our major construction improvements! Local refreshments will be available.

Free and open to the public! Bring your friends! Show your support!

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5:30 PM17:30

RSVP for Telling Stories, Telling Belongings - A Community Storytelling Event at ABLA

The National Public Housing Museum is excited to partner up with ABLA Local Advisory Council and ABLA and community residents for an evening of community storytelling. The Jane Addams Hull-House Museum will also join us in leading the program.  

Everyone is welcome, regardless of whether you have a story to tell. Come and share, or come and listen to the wealth of stories from ABLA and Roosevelt Square!

We'd love it if you could RSVP by taking a moment to fill out THIS FORM

See you on Thursday, March 24th! 


For a press release, CLICK HERE.


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6:30 PM18:30

The Project(s) Spring Fundraiser May 14th

On Thursday, May 14th, the NPHM is pleased to hold its spring fundraiser at the American Theater Company's production of The Project(s).

Combining theater, music, and movement, The Project(s) celebrates public housing communities and asks what responsibility we have to others, no matter their economic circumstances.

From 2010 until 2014, Artistic Director PJ Paparelli conducted over 100 interviews with scholars, historians, and former and current residents of Chicago's public housing, including Cabrini-Green, Robert Taylor Homes, Wentworth Gardens, and Ida B. Wells Homes.
To read more about The Project(s), be sure to read the recent press from Next City and the Chicago Tribune.   
On May 14th, supporters of the National Public Housing Museum have the opportunity to view The Project(s) with other Museum friends as a part of the NPHM's spring fundraiser. 
For more details on the May 14th fundraiser showing and to purchase tickets, click HERE.
If you're a resident or you know a resident who would like to attend The Project(s) for free, either on the night of the fundraiser or another showing, please contact the Museum at 773.245.1621 or email Camille Acker at

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6:00 PM18:00

Ta-Nehisi Coates The Case for Reparations

Ta-Nehisi Coates reignited a national conversation over reparations for African Americans with his 16,000-word cover story for the June issue of The Atlantic. The Case for Reparations argues that long after slavery ended, decades of racist policies and deliberate injustices--from Jim Crow to redlining--have continued to systematically wrong generations of African Americans, and “[u]ntil we reckon with our compounding moral debts, America will never be whole”.

The National Public Housing Museum in partnership with the University of Chicago's Institute of Politics, the Center of Race, Politics, and Culture, and the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs presents Ta-Nehisi Coates as he makes the case for reparations and puts Chicago and its struggle for fair housing at the center of his argument.

Join us on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 6pm at University of Chicago's International House for this important discussion.

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3:30 PM15:30

Columbia College Youth Program

On July 15 the National Public Housing Museum did some community outreach, with the Columbia Links Program for youth in Chicago. The Columbia Links Program is a high school journalism and news literacy program. The summer program is themed "A South Side Summer" where they will be exploring little-known aspects of Chicago South Side.  There are 18 high school students in a session, most from the city and from the South Side. Camille Acker, NPHM's Programs and Development Associate, shared the history of the museum and gave them a tour guide of our new website. Our two new interns, Salyndrea Jones and Savannah Wright, also spoke about their experiences about living in public housing and the difference between living there then and now in new mixed-income communities, which opened up the students to ask more questions. We were glad to be able to have an afternoon of lively discussion with the Columbia Links students.

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3:30 PM15:30

Chicago AIA

NPHM and its partners were a significant part of the annual professional gathering of the American Institute of Architecture, held in Chicago in late June.

On June 28, architecture scholars and practitioners from across the nation joined a "Mobile Syposium" through Chicago concieved by NPHM's Programs and Interpretation Vice-Chair Roberta Feldman. The tour's highlight was first-hand testimony from NPHM Staff Intern and Youth Council alumna Salyndrea Jones. As she recounted her journey from public housing in Stateway Gardens to her home today in a mixed-income development in Park Boulevard her words underscored the relevance of oral history based interpretation being conducted for the Museum's historic site at the Jane Addams Homes. Along a route which included 1322 Taylor Street, the redeveloped Horner Homes and Cabrini-Green and the preservation challenges facing Lathrop Gardens, an historical overview was provided by UIC Professor Bob Brueggman.  The mobile workshop's stops included new construction and historic preservation sites that were touchstones for architect Pete Landon's insights into contemporary design and policy questions.

The mobile symposium was previewed on June 25, by Interim Director Todd Palmer at the "Multifamily Housing, Community Design and Neighborhood Revitalization" workshop hosted by AIA Housing Knowledge Community. Together the tour and talk encouraged rethinking the potential of the "architecture tour" -- that keystone of Chicago's tourism industry -- as a platform for bringing to light overlooked, challenging and yet inspiring facets of this city that speak to how design, policy and planning touch everyday life. 

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3:30 PM15:30

Creating the Inclusive City

Thank you for those who attended Creating the Inclusive City. 

The conversation was both dynamic and thought provoking and can assure all us that Chicago's cultural and community leaders are tackling the lack of investment in the public sphere.  We came away with lots to consider and hope others did as well: the meaning of "Division," from the street in the city of Chicago to the implementation of divisions with populations escaping to the suburbs, to how we isolate youth from making art and being themselves. Ultimately, we were provoked to ask how to define public spaces more accessibly and equitably as places where all kinds of others might feel more "at home." 

It was a great night and we look forward to hosting everyone again soon in our space!

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Creating the Inclusive City
5:30 PM17:30

Creating the Inclusive City

Public housing in the United States endeavored to help the least fortunate among us become part of broader American society. Politics of inclusiveness have been undermined by cultural, economic, and political shifts. The public sphere has suffered from a lack of investment in housing, green space, transportation options as well as in arts and culture. Join NPHM as we share some of the many ways Chicago's cultural and community leaders are confronting these sobering trends through concrete, inclusive action. Artists, policy makers, non profit leaders and everyday citizens will present on their projects and initiatives and share their ideas for making a great inclusive city.

Join NPHM in conversation with Miguel Aguilar (Washington Park Arts Incubator), Adrienne Brown (University of Chicago), Irina Zadov (Hull House and Chicago Home Theater Project), Sam Spitz and Teddy Williams (Groundswell Films) and Sandra Sosa (Chicago Area Project). It's an evening to share how these cultural and community leaders in Chicago are confronting sobering trends through concrete, inclusive action. Come and join in a discussion inspired by the panelists' projects and initiatives -- and share your ideas for making great and inclusive cities. 

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12:30 PM12:30

Archived Events

The Sound, The Soul and The Syncopation Exhibits

Chicago Cultural Center, Expo 72, November 2012 - March 2013

Rhonda Williams (Case Western Reserve)

Sudhir Venkatesh (Columbia)

Nicholas Bloom (NYIT)

Todd Palmer (Interim Executive Director and Curator)

Amy Reichert Architecture + Design (Exhibit designer)

Groovebug (interactive technology design)

John Tweedie (Illinois Holocaust Museum) Audio Engineering

Lisa Lee (Curatorial advisor/advisory committee convenor)


Architecture is Activism: Shelter! Tour

The Jane Addams Hull House Museum, Henry Horner Homes, March 23, 2013

Bradford Hunt (Professor of Social Science & History at Roosevelt University),

Keith Magee (Founding Executive Director)

Crystal Palmer (CHA Resident)

Pete Landon (Architect at Landon Bone Baker)  

Catherine Baker (Architect at Landon Bone Baker)


So Rich, So Poor Lecture

Chicago State University and Northwestern University School of Law, October 10, 2012

Professor Peter Edelman (Georgetown Law)                        


Our Little Italy Dialogue

Theodore Roosevelt Branch Library, May 23, 2012

Peter Pero (Historian)

Kathy Catrambone (neighborhood historian)


Social Justice Speaker Series

The Jane Addams Hull House Museum, February 17, 2012

Dr. Rhonda Williams (Case Western)


Beyond Shelter Lecture

The Graham Foundation, February 22, 2012

Marie J. Aquilino (ESA Paris)


This is Not My Beautiful House Preservation Symposium

The Jane Addams Hull House Museum, February 10, 2012

Vince Michael (Global Heritage Fund)

Estevan Rael-Galvez (National Trust for Historic Preservation)

Mary Means

Roberta Feldman (University of Illinois Chicago)

Architect Lee Bey


EMERGENCY! Performance

The DuSable Museum of African American History, January 5 & 6, 2012

Daniel Beaty (Actor, Singer and Writer)


Twenty Years Later: A Journey through the Years: Alex Kotlowitz and Pharoah Rivers Lecture

Preston Bradley Hall, February 28, 2011

Alex Koltowitz (Journalist and Author)

Pharoah Rivers (Former Public Housing Resident)


Mayoral Candidate Forum

Chicago Cultural Center, January 11, 2011

Mayoral Candidate Miguel Del Valle

Mayoral Candidate Patricia Van Pelt Watkins

Mayoral Candidate Bill "Dock" Walls


Coming Home: The Dry Storm Screening

Roosevelt University, December 10, 2010

J.R. Fleming (Founder of Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign)

Bradford Hunt (Professor of Social Science & History at Roosevelt University)

Mildred Pagan


The First Backyard: Voices of Ida B. Wells Conversation

Chicago Cultural Center, November 15, 2010

Ida B. Wells Resident Bert Ellis

Ida B. Wells Resident Leon Hamilton

Ida B. Wells Resident Cordell Reed

Ida B. Wells Resident Ananias Samual


CHA Operation Warm: Impact Beyond Warmth Dialogue

University of Illinois at Chicago Forum, October 23rd 2010

James Reynolds (Chief Executive of Loop Capital)

Charles Woodyard (CEO of Chicago Housing Authority)


History Coming Home Exhibit

Chicago Cultural Center Tourism Gallery, October 2010 - May 2011

Richard Cahan (Dreihaus Foundation)

Gregory Dreicer (Chicago Architecture Foundation)

Roberta Feldman (UIC)

John Hilarides (Exhibit designer)

Phyllis Rabineau (Chicago History Museum)

Susanne Schnell (Archeworks)

Madeleine Tudor (Field Museum)

Alka Wali (Field Museum)


Architecture for Change Summit

University of Illinois/ Multi Sites, September 22 – 24, 2010

Bryan Bell (Design Corps)

Maurice Cox (UVA)

Teddy Cruz (Studio Cruz)

Kathleen Dorgan (Dorgan Architecture)

Tom Dutton (Center for Community Engagement in Over-the-Rhine)

Christine Gaspar (Center for Urban Pedagogy)

Sergio Palleroni (Portland State University)

Casius Peale (Affordable Housing Initiative U.S. Green Building Council)

Jonathan Rose (Jonathan Rose Companies)

Lawrence Vale (MIT)

Roberta Feldman (University of Illinois at Chicago)


Oral History Summer Pilot Program

Amelia Earhart Elementary School, Summer 2010

Dr. Shalanda Dexter (Princeton University)

Daniel Miedema (public school educator)

Gabriela Landeros (public school educator)

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