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'68 + 50: Celebrating A Year Of Change


Co-Prosperity Sphere, Illinois Humanities, Maria’s, Research House for Asian Art, Marz Taproom Gallery, Vietnam Veterans Against the War, and Lumpen Radio are partnering to present several exhibitions, events, and broadcasts to commemorate the 50th anniversary of 1968.

Keep an eye here to learn about various actions, commemorations, and celebrations of that period and their impact on today's movement for social justice. And join the Facebook Group to get involved: https://www.facebook.com/groups/68Chicago/ we welcome all those interested to attend, volunteer, support, and submit other relevant events.

LIST OF EVENTS

FRI AUG 17: Opening of 1968 Art Show at Research House for Asian Art (next to Co-prosperity Sphere)

THURS, AUG 23: Pigasus performance @ Maria's

FRI. AUG 24: Hitting Left Radio Show 11am-1pm, 
+ Premier of Hinterlands play (evening)

SAT AUG 25 two performances of Hinterlands at Co-Prosperity Sphere
+ Yippies art show at Marz gallery space

SUNDAY AUG 26 -1968 trolley tour - leaving chicago history museum @ 1pm
+ Hinterlands performance

WEDS AUG. 29: dinner and panel for activists, yesterday and today, @ tbd

FRI AUG 31 - SEPT 14: Contemporary art exhibition at Co-Prosperity Sphere