Sunday, May 27, 2018
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Maud Martha (1958) is Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gwendolyn Brooks’ only work of adult fiction. The 34 vignettes tell the story of a girl’s maturation from girlhood to adolescence to womanhood in 1930s and… read more
Friday, June 1, 2018
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602
Downtown Chicago, with important cultural institutions like the Chicago Cultural Center, Harold Washington Library, Art Institute, and the Fine Arts Building, features a wide array of historic literary sites. In this… read more
Sunday, June 24, 2018
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The modernist movement, outside academia, is often considered elitist; artists like Gertrude Stein downright baffling; and Chicago’s place in it mostly architectural. Liesl Olson’s cultural history of that period makes a clear and insightful… read more
Saturday, June 30, 2018
On June 30, The Chicago Literary Hall of Fame will be hosting a night of trivia and silent auctions to benefit our programming throughout the rest of this year. You’re invited to get together a… read more
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
61 W. Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60654
Stuart Dybek, considered among the best short story writers of his generation and also acclaimed for his poetry, will be honored with a Fuller Award for lifetime achievement at the Poetry Foundation on… read more