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Documentary Screening: Swami Vivekananda—An Introspect

January 12, 2013
11:00AM3:30PM
Fullerton Hall
Free with museum admission

January 12 marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Swami Vivekananda, the Hindu monk who became one of the most notable religious leaders of the 19th century. The Art Institute, as the site of his famous 1893 speech promoting religious tolerance, marks this anniversary with a Fullerton Hall showing of the 2011 documentary Swami Vivekananda: An Introspect (running time: 29 minutes) by Aloke Banerjee and Jaydip Mukherjee. Screenings of the film begin at 11:00 and will repeat with the last screening at 3:30.