Delve into Chicago history from wherever you are! Our new exclusive lectures can be enjoyed from the comfort of your home, your virtual office, or incorporated into your next virtual event.
Through the use of technology, we’re telling stories about the city’s past in compelling and innovative ways to an even broader audience. Chicago History Museum curatorial staff will take you through some of Chicago’s defining moments in history through the lens of its tragedies, triumphs, social justice, and diverse populations. These private sessions include a 30-minute lecture by one of our experts followed by a Q&A.
THE EXPERT & HIS TOPICS
Peter T. Alter is the Museum’s Gary T. Johnson Chief Historian and director of the Studs Terkel Center for Oral History. In his role as the chief historian, he works on exhibitions and online projects and teaches in DePaul University’s public history program. As the director of the Studs Terkel Center for Oral History, he develops new Museum oral history projects.
FOR MORE INFORMATION & GROUP PRICING
Please send in your request at least four weeks before the desired session date in order to ensure availability.