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PRLF ’11 Pix

Had a table once again under the IWPA canopy at the Printers Row Lit Fest.  This year I sold SWAN Day buttons, magnets, & totebags & I even had a “proto-book” (review copies of a real book I will release later this summer through CreateSpace). Huge thanks to Alma Garcia and Julia Kulovitz for helping out (as well as […]

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YouTube Debut

Eek!  My summer intern (wonderful Brigid Presecky) has succeeded in posting pieces of my March Limmud presentation (celebrating the 4th International SWAN Day) on YouTube!  A weird & wonderful world awaits? So this is my introduction to my “multiple personalities” (as 1/2 of Films for Two plus Second City Tzivi & The Hot Pink Pen).  […]

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Charlotte Zwerin Day

This morning I awoke to NPR’s Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep asking filmmaker Lisa Cholodenko to recommend a few DVD favorites.  She named four: Ordinary People, Chinatown, Gimme Shelter, & Y Tu Mama Tambien. At first I was bereft: “Lisa,” I said outloud.  “Can’t you think of ANY films by women to recommend?”  But being “a […]

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Jane Addams Day #4!

Click HERE to download reservation form!  Celebrate Illinois’ fourth annual Jane Addams Day!!! Date: Dec 11th (Sat AM) Time: 11 AM to 1 PM Location: Petterino’s Restaurant (Chicago Loop) Cost: $10 per person with advance reservations Food: Light Brunch (Fruit & Pastries/Yogurt & Granola/Coffee & Tea) Speakers: Jan Lisa Huttner & Louise W. Knight Jan […]

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Follow the Breadcrumbs…

Click HERE to see location of Huttner/Miller Condo. …to Jan’s House 🙂      I live in Dearborn Park in Chicago’s South Loop–which is just west of the State Street/Roosevelt Road intersection.      If you drive here, you must enter the Dearborn Park One complex at State & 9th Streets.  There are no other entrances into the […]

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