Scott Turow, the widely-acclaimed author, will appear in a salon at Cliff Dwellers on Wednesday, March 22. The $45 registration fee includes intimate conversation and a first-class meal.
The Great Chicago Books Club begins anew with Scott Turow's debut novel, Presumed Innocent.
Floyd Dell's granddaughter, Jerri Dell, will do a Meet the Author talk about her new book, Blood Too Bright: Floyd Dell Remembers Edna St. Vincent Millay.
Ring Lardner will be inducted into the CLHOF as part of its seventh class. Ron Rapoport and James Lardner headline an impressive lineup of speakers. Free and open to the public.
A reception to celebrate the opening of a small exhibit telling the story of Chicago's place in the evolution of comic book art. Free and open to the public.
A staged reading of playwright Sandra Seaton's adaptions of CLHOF inductee Cyrus Colter's stories will take place as part of the Evanston Literary Festival. Free and open to the public.
Fanny Butcher will be inducted into the CLHOF as part of its seventh class. Liesl Olson and Elizabeth Taylor will be among the speakers; nephew John Bokum will accept the statue.