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Chicago Humanities Festival

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2019 Morris and Dolores Kohl Kaplan Northwestern Day of the Chicago Humanities Festival
Sunday, October 27, 2019

Morris and Dolores Kohl Kaplan Northwestern Day of the Chicago Humanities Festival on Northwestern's Evanston campus is a full-day of talks with scholars, artists, activists, and policy makers.

2019 is CHF's 30th Anniversary and the Year of Power

CHF's Year of Power will explore how power works—across political, economic, historical, social, and interpersonal relations.

Tickets

Presale tickets for CHF Members begin Tuesday, September 24 at 10:00 am CST.
Public ticket sales begin Tuesday, October 1 at 10:00 am CST.

October 27 programs

Click links below for details and to purchase tickets. All programs take place on Northwestern's Evanston Campus. Click here for map.

 

jill-abramson-168x168.png200 | Jill Abramson: Merchants of Truth
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
CAHN AUDITORIUM

 

 
sarah-smarsh-168x168.png201 | 2019 Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize for Nonfiction: Sarah Smarsh
12:30 to 1:30 pm
RYAN CENTER - GALVIN RECITAL HALL

 

 
daniel-immerwahr-168x168.png202 | Daniel Immerwahr: How to Hide an Empire
12:30 to 1:30 pm
MCCORMICK AUDITORIUM

 

 
amitav-ghosh-168x168.png203 | Amitav Ghosh: Gun Island
12:30  to 1:30 pm
JOHN J. LOUIS ROOM

 

 
jonathan-safran-foer-168x168.png204 | Jonathan Safran Foer: We Are the Weather
2:30 to 3:30 pm
CAHN AUDITORIUM

 

 
madeline-miller-168x168.png205 | Madeline Miller: Circe
2:30 to 3:30 pm
RYAN CENTER - GALVIN RECITAL HALL

 

 
jennifer-lackey-168x168.png206 | Jennifer Lackey: Incarceration and Education
2:30 to 3:30 pm
MCCORMICK AUDITORIUM

 

 
patrick-radden0keefe-168x168.png207 | Patrick Radden Keefe: Say Nothing
2:30 to 3:30 pm
JOHN J. LOUIS ROOM

 

 
rebecca-makkai-168x168.png208 | 2019 Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize for Fiction: Rebecca Makkai
4:30 - 5:30 pm
RYAN CENTER - GALVIN RECITAL HALL

 

 
debbie-cenziper-168x168.png209 | Debbie Cenziper: America's Hidden Nazis
4:30 to 5:30 pm
MCCORMICK AUDITORIUM

 

 
indignant-women-168x168.png210 | Indignant Women
4:30 to 6:00 pm
JOHN J. LOUIS ROOM

 

 
julia-louis-dreyfus-168x168png211 | Julia Louis-Dreyfus
6:30 to 7:30 pm
CAHN AUDITORIUM
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