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Anita Hill Keynotes Illinois' 5th Annual Jane Addams Day Tribute

Anita Hill

First Posted: 12/11/11 12:44 PM ET Updated: 12/11/11 12:49 PM ET

Story by Carrie Maxwell, courtesy of the Windy City Times

Anita Hill, senior advisor to the provost and professor of social policy, law and women's studies at Brandeis University, was the featured speaker at Illinois' 5th annual Jane Addams Day held Dec. 10 at the First United Methodist Church at the Chicago Temple in the Chicago's Loop.

The event was attended by approximately 100 people who came to hear Hill speak about her book Reimagining Equality: Stories of Gender, Race, and Finding Home.

"Jane Addams," played by Jan Lisa Huttner of Women in the Audience Supporting Women Artists Now ( WITASWAN ) made the opening remarks, before Kim Benziger, chair of American Association of University Women-Illinois' ( AAUW-Illinois ) First Jane Addams Day Committee welcomed everyone.

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