Actor Abby McEnany and writer Samantha Irby will have a conversation in a Chicago Humanities Festival digital program that will take place Thursday, June 25, at 7 p.m.
McEnany has adapted her Chicago's iO Theater one-woman show into the semi-autobiographical Showtime series Work in Progressthe "coming of age story of a 45-year-old self-identified queer dyke." Irby's latest essay collectionWow, No Thank You.chronicles her "bourgeois life of a Hallmark Channel dream," including turning 40, getting married and moving out of Chicago.
Admission is pay-what-you-can. Visit www.chicagohumanities.org/events/abby-mcenany-and-samantha-irby/ .