Interrupting Gun Violence in Chicago: Screening & Discussion
Join WTTW, in partnership with University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, for a discussion and screening of selections from FIRSTHAND: Gun Violence, WTTW’s documentary exploring the personal, firsthand perspectives of people whose lives have been affected by gun violence in Chicago.
The evening will feature:
- Moderator – Deborah Gorman-Smith, PhD, Dean and Emily Klein Gidwitz Professor, University of Chicago
- Reality Allah, Outreach Worker, READI Chicago, featured in FIRTSHAND: Gun Violence
- Eddie Bocanegra, AM '15, Senior Director, READI Chicago, featured in FIRSTHAND Talks
- Norman Kerr, AM '11, Director of Violence Prevention, City of Chicago Mayor’s Office of Public Safety
- Dan Protess, Producer/Director, FIRSTHAND: Gun Violence
- Selwyn Rogers, MD, MPH, Professor of Surgery and Founding Director, UChicago Medicine Trauma Center
This event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required.