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The City Center

503 South Chestnut Street

Champaign, IL 61820

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Join us for an evening of dinner, documentary and discussion around U.S. chicken production.

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Join us for an evening of dinner, documentary and discussion around U.S. chicken production and how the media covers the issues of food and farming.

A panel discussion will follow the screening of Rotten: Big Bird (a Netflix film) and includes the filmmaker, journalists and chicken and pork producers.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for dinner , followed by film at 6:30 p.m., with the panel discussion at 7:30 p.m.

Cost is $5 to RSVP ( fee is to offset the cost of dinner)

If cost is prohibitive and you would like to attend, please contact Pam Dempsey at pamelagdempsey@investigatemidwest.org

This evening is presented in partnership with PEN America's Press Freedom Incentive Fund, an initiative that aims to invigorate local communities with ideas, information, questions, and discourse around press freedom defense; Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting, a nonprofit, online news outlet covering agribusiness through investigative and enterprise reporting; Illinois Humanities, private 501(c)(3) state-level affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, and works to build dialogue across all sectors of society to examine issues important to democracy in strategically selected topical focus areas; Knight Chair of Investigative and Enterprise Reporting, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

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