Virtual - Fireside Chat with Author Alex Kotlowitz

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Join us for a fireside chat with journalist, author and filmmaker Alex Kotlowitz. Kotlowitz's most notable books are "An American Summer: Love and Death in Chicago" and the award-winning national bestseller "There Are No Children Here." Known not just for print, our guest also won an Emmy for the 2011 documentary "The Interrupters."

Our fireside chat will be moderated by Pulitzer Prize-winning Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich. Schmich will lead a 45-minute discussion followed by about 15 minutes to answer your questions.

Spots for this program are extremely limited and are expected to go quickly.

Only 1 registration needed per family or group.


Zoom - Invite

To access this program, you will receive an invitation to a Zoom meeting to the email you have given within 24 hours of the program.

Zoom - Recording

Library staffers will be recording this LIVE Zoom program.  This video may be used in other Library publications and promotions, including, but not limited to Facebook and YouTube.