For our final “Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement” exhibition-related program, join us for an evening of captivating stories focused on LBGTQ+ and civil rights. The program will feature a variety of storytellers taking us on their personal journeys, speaking to the power and value of people sharing their life experiences.
Participants will include:
Archy Jamjun, Co-Curator for OUTspoken LGBTQ+ stories at Sidetrack and two-time winner of The Moth Grand Slam in Chicago
Jackie Kaplan-Perkins, Chicago and Midwest Director of Human Rights Watch
Mitch Hagan, Creative Director at OneSpan and adjunct professor of graphic design at Roosevelt University
Todd Michael Kiech, Chicago actor and performer, hand-cut collage artist (Really Gay Collage), and Sidetrack bartender
Willa Taylor, Director of Education and Community Engagement at Goodman Theater
Hosted by Art Johnston, Co-Founder of Equality Illinois and activist & leader in Chicago’s growing LGBTQ+ community.
ON-SITE | Non-Members: Museum Admission; Members: Free
ONLINE | Non-Members: $5.00; Members: Free