Join us as we celebrate the spirit of World Social Justice Day with Dr. Eve L. Ewing, award-winning author and assistant professor at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, as she shares perspectives on her work and the world in 2021.
Dr. Eve L. Ewing is a sociologist of education whose research focuses on racism, social inequality, and urban policy, and the impact of these forces on American public schools and the lives of young people.
Dr. Eve L. Ewing will be joined in conversation with WBEZ's award-winning journalist Natalie Moore.
Dr. Eve L. Ewing and Natalie Moore have been awarded the prestigious USA Fellowship for 2021 which recognizes the most compelling artists working and living in the United States.
Dr. Eve Ewing's and Natalie Moore's books can be purchased from the following bookstores that are supporting this event:
The Book Stall
Semicolon Bookstore & Gallery https://www.semicolonchi.com/eve-ewing-lib.
Presented in partnership with Addison Public Library District, Arlington Heights Memorial Library, Aurora Public Library District, Cook Memorial Public Library District, Gail Borden Public Library District, Glenview Public Library, Highland Park Public Library, Lake Villa District Library, Oak Park Public Library, Skokie Public Library, Schaumburg Township District Library, and Wilmette Public Library.
Early registration is encouraged as availability is limited for this event. This event will be interpreted in American Sign Language (ASL).