Virtual Fireside Chat with Alex Kotlowitz

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Authors & Writers, Virtual

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Join the live Zoom event on Thursday, May 6 at 7:00 PM for a fireside chat with journalist, author and filmmaker Alex Kotlowitz. Alex’s most notable books are An American Summer: Love and Death in Chicago and the award winning national bestseller There Are No Children Here. Known not just for print, Alex also won an Emmy for the 2011 documentary The Interrupters. The fireside chat will be moderated by Pulitzer Prize winning Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich. Alex and Mary will have a forty-five minute wide ranging discussion followed by about fifteen minutes to answer questions. Once registered, you will receive instructions to join the event.