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Featured Events

Type Talk: The Power of Investigative Reporting from Within Communities of Color

Type Talk: The Power of Investigative Reporting from Within Communities of Color

Jul 30, 2020
Ida B. Wells fellows Mary Annette Pember and Andrea González-Ramírez discuss their investigations, “The Catholic Church Siphoned Away $30 Million Paid to Native People for Stolen Land” and “In Puerto Rico, an Epidemic of Domestic Violence Hides in Plain Sight,” with fellowship director and senior Type Investigations editor Alissa Figueroa.

Type Talk: Why Do White Evangelicals Still Support Trump?

Type Talk: Why Do White Evangelicals Still Support Trump?

Jun 30, 2020
Type Investigations reporting fellow Sarah Posner joins Type Media Center fellow Eyal Press and Anthea Butler, Associate Professor of Religious Studies and Africana Studies & Interim Chair of Religious Studies at The University of Pennsylvania, for a conversation about Sarah’s newly released book, “Unholy: Why White Evangelicals Worship at the Altar of Donald Trump.”

In Conversation: Helen Morales & Mary Beard

In Conversation: Helen Morales & Mary Beard

Apr 16, 2020
Join renowned classicists (and one Dollyologist) Helen Morales and Mary Beard for a conversation in celebration of the release of Antigone Rising: The Subversive Power of the Ancient Myths. Chicago’s renowned feminist bookstore, Women and Children First, is the official bookseller for this event. Order your copy here.

In Conversation: Sylvia A. Harvey & Akiba Solomon

In Conversation: Sylvia A. Harvey & Akiba Solomon

Apr 15, 2020
Join award-winning journalists Sylvia A. Harvey and Akiba Solomon for an important discussion on the effects of the mass incarceration crisis on families—as it relates to Harvey’s debut book, The Shadow System: Mass Incarceration and the American Family.

Solidarity, Queer Community & COVID-19

Solidarity, Queer Community & COVID-19

Apr 8, 2020
Join Darnell L. Moore, Matt Ortile, and Naomi Gordon-Loebl for a conversation about solidarity and lessons from queer history and movements in this time of crisis.

2019 Annual Gala

2019 Annual Gala

Dec 10, 2019
This year, we awarded the prize to the Sunrise Movement, with an introduction from Cynthia Nixon. Josie Duffy Rice served as our MC and Alexis McGill Johnson, Acting President and CEO of Planned Parenthood delivered the keynote.

2019 Schell Lecture

2019 Schell Lecture

Nov 12, 2019
Arundhati Roy with Naomi Klein: On the Fate of the Earth. This event took place on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at the Cooper Union Great Hall.

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