The Shortlist is an intro to the Chicago Humanities Festival for Chicagoans in their 20s and 30s. Dig deeper at exclusive events hosted by our Shortlist Committee.
Connect with premier podcaster and advice columnist Dan Savage on sex and relationships, Master of None star Lena Waithe on race and culture, and dispensary owner Wanda James on the politics of pot.
Party with us at the Shortlist Kickoff at Haymarket Pub & Brewery to learn more about the Shortlist Package and chat with our fantastic network of smart and engaged young professionals. Kickoff tickets are just $15 and get you a live preview of the Shortlist Package, trivia, snacks, and a Haymarket brew! As a special bonus, we’re offering a discount on Shortlist Package tickets – available onsite only at the Kickoff!
Kickoff Tickets: $15
Shortlist Package: $45
To purchase the Shortlist Package, simply add the following events to your basket and the discount will automatically apply.
Tickets are limited! Reserve your spot today and we’ll see you at Fallfest!
Meet the Shortlist Committee—enthusiastic leaders who are committed to increasing young professional attendance at CHF.
May 2015 - Nick Offerman
Feb 2015 - Kim Gordon
Nov 2014 - Marjane Satrapi, Mark Bittman, & Daniel Jones
Apr 2014 - Alice Waters & Ruth Reichl
Feb 2014 - Karen Russell
Jan 2014 - Gary Shteyngart
Nov 2013 - Jonathan Safran Foer & David Axelrod
Sept 2013 - Shortlist Kickoff Party
Mar 2013 - Mad Men, Mad World
Nov 2012 - Larry Wilmore, Grant Achatz, Nate Silver, & more
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