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October 2021

Screening of “WUHAN WUHAN”

October 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chinese American Museum of Chicago, 238 W. 23rd St
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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Free

The Chinese American Museum of Chicago (CAMOC) and Asian Pop-Up Cinema are excited to host this in-person screening of WUHAN WUHAN, a film by director Yung Chang, on the fourth floor of the Museum. This screening is sponsored in part by the Consulate General of Canada. Admission is FREE. Space is limited. RSVP is required. RSVP here. Synopsis: WUHAN WUHAN is an observational documentary unfolding during February and March 2020 at the height of the pandemic in Wuhan city, where…

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Joanne Lee Molinaro: The Korean Vegan Cookbook

October 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Chicago, IL United States + Google Map
$75

The Chicago Council of the American Writers Museum is hosting Joanne Lee Molinaro for the launch of her new cookbook, The Korean Vegan Cookbook: Reflections and Recipes from Omma’s Kitchen. Join them for a cocktail hour, followed by a conversation with Joanne Lee Molinaro! Each ticket includes a copy of The Korean Vegan Cookbook: Reflections and Recipes from Omma’s Kitchen, food and drink. Proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test within 72 hours, along with a valid photo ID, are required to attend this event.

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Laurence Leamer: Capote’s Women

October 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

In Capote’s Women: A True Story of Love, Betrayal, and a Swan Song for an Era, New York Times bestselling author Laurence Leamer reveals the complex web of relationships and scandalous true stories behind Truman Capote’s never-published final novel, Answered Prayers—the dark secrets, tragic glamour, and Capote’s ultimate betrayal of the group of female friends he called his “swans.” This program will be hosted online via Zoom.

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The Writer’s Crusade: Kurt Vonnegut and the Many Lives of Slaughterhouse-Five

October 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
American Writers Museum, 180 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60601 United States
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$10

uthor Tom Roston presents The Writer’s Crusade: Kurt Vonnegut and the Many Lives of Slaughterhouse-Five, his deeply researched exploration of Vonnegut and the very personal WWII and POW traumas that influenced his classic Dresden novel. ***This program is an IN-PERSON EVENT. Proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test within 72 hours of the event, along with a valid photo ID, are required to attend. Space is limited, so sign up now!***

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Virtual Yoga Livestreamed from Garfield Park Conservatory

October 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 4, 2021

Join us for this one-hour virtual yoga session from the comforts of your own home with the Conservatory as the background. Pre-registration is required so we can send you a link to join, and space is limited. Registration closes at 10:00am when the session begins. Automated live captioning is available. This class is free but we welcome donations to help offset programming costs.

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