Devin Hunter, Loyola University and Aiala Levy, University of Chicago

Center for American History and Culture Programs
Urban History Dissertation Group
Saturday, October 12, 2013

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm


“The Cultural Construction of Urban Renewal in Uptown Chicago, 1958-1964”
Devin Hunter, Loyola University

“Secular Temples to the Civilized City: The Politics of Theaters in São Paulo, Brazil, 1890-1920”
Aiala Levy, University of Chicago

Cost and registration information: 

The group is open only to graduate students (no faculty), and members should be committed to attending as many of the meetings as possible.  Papers are pre-circulated by email and must be requested in advance. If you are interested in presenting or would like to attend, please contact the Scholl Center at