1. Preserving and Activating Local Art Histories at Creative Chicago Expo (Excerpt)


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    Bob Sloane and Leslie Patterson, caretakers of the Chicago Artists' Archive at the Harold Washington Library, discuss the origin and content of the collection, which contains records of 11,000 Chicago-based…

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    • Brian Bannon reads "Mountains of Change"


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      Brian Bannon, Commissioner of the Chicago Public Library, reads "Mountains of Change" by Mariel R, grade 11. Mariel's story is part of "The Noise Felt Human," a collection of stories involving…

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      • ACURILEANS at the Chicago Public Library, ALA International Round Table, July 1, 2013


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        On Monday, 1 July 2013, in the afternoon, Acurileans Luisa Vigo-Cepeda, Astrid Britten, Elizabeth Pierre-Louis, Jeannette Lebrón-Ramos, Mario Torres-Ramos, Monique Alberts, Sarai Lastra, and Loida…

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        • "CHECK OUT" Galewood-Montclare Library


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          A short press conference at the April 1, 2013 "Check Out" Galewood-Montclare Library event. 250+ residents checked out an estimated 7500 items, over twice the contents of the library, setting a monthly…

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          • Spooky Stories with Ursula Bielski


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            Chicago Public Library's Teen Volume club invites ghost hunter and founder of Chicago Hauntings, Inc., Ursula Bielski, to share her spooky Chicago stories with teens at the Richard M. Daley branch…

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              Artist, Michael Albert AKA "Sir Real," visits the Chicago Public Library's Richard M. Daley branch to share collage art with teens in West Humboldt Park. Check out Michael Albert's book "An Artist's…

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              • Hunger Games LARP @ the Library


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                The Cornucopia grab! 3/20/2012

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                • Eddie Arruza video files: Illinois and the 150th Anniversary of the U.S. Civil War


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                  The American Civil War began on the morning of April 12, 1861. On the 150th anniversary of that date, I look at the role Illinois played in the conflict. Visit me at: http://eddiea.tv/

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                  • A Change - a documentary by Jessica Lopez


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                    A change A documentary by Jessica Lopez A change is a documentary that explores the impact of gentrification in Pilsen, from a personal to a community perspective. This is a documentary produced…

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