2021 Moby-Dick Marathon at the New Bedford Whaling Museum (January)
Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center (January)
■ Theatre & Thought Series: Lorraine Hansberry’s Les Blancs and Racial Injustice; Court Theatre and the University of Chicago (January and February)
The Drum Major Instinct (Theater of War; January)
Hercules (Theater of War; February)
Macbeth and the Gunpowder Plot of 1605 at the Newberry Library (February)
■ 2021 Deep Read Program through the Humanities Institute at UC Santa Cruz: There There by Tommy Orange (February)
Cardiff BookTalk: Octavia Butler’s Kindred (March)
Joyce Carol Oates: The (Other) You at the Chicago Humanities Festival (March)
An Iliad (Court Theatre; March)
■ Behind-the-Scenes event on An Iliad (Court Theatre; March)
George Saunders: A Swim in a Pond in the Rain at the Chicago Humanities Festival (April)