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Saturday, 3/13, 2-3:30pm,  Redlined: A Memoir of Race, Change, and Fractured Community in 1960s Chicago


Learn about the federal government’s lending policy that segregated America and its impact on the author’s community and family as recorded in long-hidden letters and diaries. Her landlord parents nurtured tenants and buildings on Chicago’s West Side from 1948-1994 all the while documenting their work-a-day world, the 1960s racial changes, riots, and aftermath. This program is brought to you in partnership with River Forest Township. Register to receive the Zoom Link.