Events

Nov 25 2019 - 9:00am to May 30 2020 - 5:00pm
One in three women will have an abortion at some point in her life, yet abortion remains one of the least talked about experiences in our society. "ar·ti·facts: Abortion Stories and Histories" is a multimedia, interactive installation, that disrupts common notions and popular narratives about... Read More »
Feb 27 2020 - 7:00pm
A book reading and signing event for CDS Director Wesley C. Hogan's On The Freedom Side: How Five Decades of Youth Activists Have Remixed American History (UNC Press, 2019). Beginning with reflections on the inspiring example of Ella Baker and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in the... Read More »
Mar 19 2020 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Melissa Madera, founder of The Abortion Diaries, will be in residence at CDS Monday, March 16–Friday, March 20. There will be a reception for her (6 p.m.) and a talk (7 p.m.) on Thursday, March 19. She will also be leading a series of workshops during that week. Additional details will be... Read More »
Mar 26 2020 - 5:30pm to 8:15pm
Join the Center for Muslim Life at the Center for Documentary Studies for a screening of award-winning documentary THE FEELING OF BEING WATCHED. When journalist Assia Boundaoui investigates rumors of surveillance in her Arab-American neighborhood in Chicago, she uncovers one of the... Read More »