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Book Club Brunch celebrating Cauleen Smith: Human_3.0 Reading List – CANCELED

October 14, 2017
11:00AM1:00PM
Nichols Board of Trustees Suite, Art Institute of Chicago (Modern Wing)
$75 per person, registration required

This program has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

In celebration of the exhibition Cauleen Smith: Human_3.0 Reading List, please join artists Cauleen Smith and Rashayla Marie Brown for a soulful brunch and dynamic exchange of ideas around life, literature, and artistic expression. 

Selected essays for brunch discussion:

Greg Tate: "Nobody Loves a Genius Child: Jean-Michel Basquiat, Flyboy in the Buttermilk," in Flyboy in the Buttermilk: Essays on Contemporary America 

Claudia Rankine: "Section II," in Citizen: An American Lyric 

Angela Davis: "Up in Harlem Every Saturday Night: Blues and the Black Aesthetic," in Blues Legacies and Black Feminism: Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday