Cook County State's Attorney Candidate Forum On Gender-based Violence

Join us for a forum on how candidates for Cook County's State's Attorney plan to address gender-based violence! Forum questions will be informed by candidates’ responses to questionnaires formulated by leaders and experts on gender-based violence. To learn more about where the candidates stand on these issues, read their responses here. Register for the event here.

Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Location: Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Institute of Technology • 565 W. Adams Street

Time: 5:30- 8 pm

Monthly: Surviving the Mic Writing Workshop

The Surviving the Mic Writing Workshop series is designed for survivors of sexual harm. The two-hour workshop will present written and/or performance work that explores the experience, impact, and nuances of sexual harm. It will also offer participants a chance to craft new work and the opportunity for participants to present their work during a mini-salon at the end of each gathering. Click for more details.

Date: third Wednesday of every month, beginning Aug. 21, 2019

Location: Hyde Park Art Center

Time: 6 - 8 pm

Monthly: Surviving the Mic - Open Mic Live Podcast Edition

The Surviving the Mic Writing Workshop series is designed for survivors of sexual harm. The two-hour workshop will present written and/or performance work that explores the experience, impact, and nuances of sexual harm. It will also offer participants a chance to craft new work and the opportunity for participants to present their work during a mini-salon at the end of each gathering. Click for more details.

Date: second Monday of every month, beginning Sept. 9, 2019

Location: Experimental Station

Time: 7 - 9 pm