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Kent 107

1020 East 58th St

Chicago, IL 60637

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Come hear YouTube extraordinaire Anna Akana tell her compelling story about processing the grief that followed her teen sister's suicide in 2007 and healing through comedy. Listen to her distinct comedic voice as she describes her journey to producing YouTube videos to express herself and connect with the world.

Anna Akana is a prominent Asian-American YouTuber, comedienne, and actress who advocates diversity and mental health through her weekly YouTube videos. Her talks, skits, and web series have garnered millions of views and now sustains an audience of over a million subscribers who listen to Anna's experiences as a woman and an Asian-American in the media, as well as her struggle with mental health.

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Kent 107. Talk is free and open to the public. Doors open at 6:30pm.

$5 for meet and greet. Venmo @wangcarol. Message TASA for refunds 48 hours in advance.

This event is generously co-sponsored by SGFC, Dean's Fund, UCIJAM, ASU, Active Minds, CSRPC, OMSA, TAP-Chicago, KIND, EALC, and CUSA.


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