Artist Kara Walker brings her life-size silhouettes to the Art Institute of Chicago in the show Rise Up Ye Mighty Race!
Saru Jayaraman, cofounder of Restaurant Opportunities Centers United, a national restaurant workers' organization, will be at the Harold Washington Library Center to discuss Behind the Kitchen Door, which takes a look at sustainable restaurants.
Come to Tuesday Funk at Hopleaf, "Where good writing and good beer mix." The featured readers for this edition are 2nd Story's CP Chang, Lania Knight, and Zoe Zolbrod.
For more on these events and others, check out the Reader's daily Agenda page.