Stations of the Elevated, Oct. 8

Upcoming Event

 

Stations of the Elevated, Oct. 8

South Side Projections and the Hyde Park Art Center present a screening and discussion of Manfred Kirchheimer’s New York city symphony Stations of the Elevated, followed by a discussion with Chicago graffiti legend Gabriel "Flash" Carrasquillo Jr.
Cauleen Smith: CAL -> CHI -> CAL, Oct. 11

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Cauleen Smith: CAL -> CHI -> CAL, Oct. 11

A farewell screening and discussion featuring Cauleen Smith, multimedia art star and soon-to-be-ex Chicago resident.
The Edge of Each Other's Battles: The Vision of Audre Lorde, Nov. 7

Upcoming Event

 

The Edge of Each Other’s Battles: The Vision of Audre Lorde, Nov. 7

The Margaret Burroughs Centennial Film Series concludes with a moving tribute to legendary Black lesbian feminist poet Audre Lorde.
The 90s: Architecture and Design, Dec. 10

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The 90s: Architecture and Design, Dec. 10

South Side Projections and the Hyde Park Art Center present The 90's: Architecture and Design on a loop.
Sign 'O' the Times Is Canceled!

Sign ‘O’ the Times Is Canceled!

We're sad to report that we had to cancel our screening of the Prince concert film Sign 'O' the Times, which was originally scheduled for Wednesday, May 17. The DuSable Museum will be processing refunds for anyone who bought tickets through their box office. We're very sorry for the inconvenience.
IFAFF: "Black and Blue" with panel discussion

IFAFF: “Black and Blue” with panel discussion

A screening of a 1987 film about police brutality against people of color in Philadelphia, followed by a panel discussion featuring member of the Chicago Alliance Against Racist & Political Repression.
The Black G.I. (1970) with Devorah Heitner and Bennie Webb

The Black G.I. (1970) with Devorah Heitner and Bennie Webb

A screening of a 1970 episode of Black Journal devoted to the discrimination faced by Black American soldiers in Vietnam, followed by a conversation between author Devorah Heitner and Vietnam veteran Bennie Webb.
The Holy Outlaw with panel discussion

The Holy Outlaw with panel discussion

A 1970 public television documentary about Father David Berrigan, a member of the Catonsville Nine, who destroyed draft records in 1968 and waited to be arrested, followed by a panel discussion featuring author Rosalie Riegle along with Thom Clark and Bill Sell, who participated in similar actions.
Wild Women Don't Have the Blues, May 2

Wild Women Don’t Have the Blues, May 2

Tuesday, May 2, 7pm DuSable Museum of African American History 740 E. 56th Pl. Free admission Wild Women Don’t Have the Blues shows how the blues were born out of the economic and social transformation of African American life early in this century. It recaptures the lives and times of Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Ida...