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The Legacy of the Chicago Defender
November 8 @ 6:00 pm
July 17th, 2019, marked the first week without a print edition of the CHICAGO DEFENDER in more than 114 years. Myiti Sengstacke-Rice, a fifth-generation member of the family that began publishing the Defender in 1905, will talk about the impact the paper had, from providing a platform for writers like Langston Hughes and Gwendolyn Brooks, to assisting the Great Migration.
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- wheelchair accessible seats,
- aisle seating,
- assistive listening devices,
- american sign language interpretation,
- open captions,
- seating close to stage,
- audio descriptions,
- and large print or braille programs.
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