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Wretches & Jabberers

Thursday, September 10 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

78 E. Washington St. , Chicago, IL 60618     + Google Map

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SHORT – SENSORY OVERLOAD: An animated glimpse into the sensory overload experienced by people with autism. (Runtime: 3m)

FEATURE – WRETCHES & JABBERERS: Two men with autism–an accomplished artist and an activist–embark on a global quest to change attitudes about autism and intelligence. Tracy Thresher and Larry Bissonnette travel to Sri Lanka, Japan and Finland, dissecting, challenging, and reshaping public conceptions along the way. (Runtime: 1h 34m)

PANEL DISCUSSION – Details forthcoming.

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Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St. , Chicago, IL 60618
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