Voting Matters: Suppression, Access, and Democracy

Thursday, Oct 8, 2020 6 – 7 pm

Columbia College Chicago
600 S. Michigan
Chicago, IL 60605

Presented virtually on Zoom
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The panel discussion will focus on the barriers that eligible voters face in trying to exercise their most fundamental constitutional right. Exhibition co-curator Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin, Associate Professor of Journalism, will moderate the panel. Panelists include Ami Gandhi, Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights; Rose Colacino, Indivisible Illinois; Brian Simmons, Chicago Votes; José Morales, Jr., Fair Fight Action.

This event will be recorded and transcribed.  If you require special accommodations for this event, please contact

Image: Hyers + Mebane, Voting Booth 3719, from the EMPIRE portfolio, 2006