Upcoming Events

Redlined Presentation at The Standard Club

Date: June 5, 2019

Time: 11:45 a.m.–1:15 p.m.

Location: The Standard Club, 320 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604

Author Linda Gartz will discuss her memoir Redlined at The Standard Club. Tickets are $38. Last Minute Reservations & Inquiries: Contact club events at events@stclub.org.

Redlined Presentation at North Shore Senior Center

Date: June 8, 2019

Time: 1–2:30 p.m.

Location: North Shore Senior Center, 161 Northfield Road Northfield, IL 60093

Redlined Presentation at Elmhurst Public Library

Date: November 4, 2019

Location: Elmhurst Public Library, 125 S. Prospect Avenue, Elmhurst, IL 60126

Author Linda Gartz will discuss her memoir Redlined at Elmhurst Public Library.

Book Club (Private Event)

Date: November 20, 2019

Time: 7 p.m.

Redlined Presentation at Des Plaines History Center

Date: December 12, 2019

Time: 1:30 p.m.

Location: Des Plaines History Center, 781 Pearson St., Des Plaines, IL 60016

Past Events

Redlined Presentation at Glenview Public Library

Date: May 22, 2019

Time: 7–8 p.m.

Location: Glenview Public Library, Community Room (Whole Room), 1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL 60025

 Linda Gartz, author of Redlined, shares the story of how she discovered family letters, diaries, and photos that inspired her search for the cause of her parents’ unraveling marriage and her research into the discriminatory federal lending policies that triggered racial change in her West Side Chicago neighborhood. Book sale and signing following the program.

Redlined Presentation at Creative Coworking

Date: May 21, 2019

Time: 7–9 p.m.

Location: Creative Coworking, 5940 N. Sheridan Rd. Chicago, IL 60660

Book Club (Private Event)

Date: May 16, 2019

Time: 7 p.m.

Linda talks about Redlined at Fremont Public Library

Date: May 15, 2019

Time: 7–8 p.m.

Location: Fremont Public Library, 1170 N. Midlothian Road, Mundelein, IL 60060

Author Linda Gartz uses letters and diaries from her parents to explore how federal policies from the 1940s–1990s created the segregated Chicago of today.

Society of Midland Authors’ 61st Annual Awards Banquet

Date: May 14, 2019

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: Cliff Dwellers Club, 200 S. Michigan Avenue, 22nd floor penthouse