Incoming Poetry MFA, Jan-Henry Gray, was awarded the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Arts Fellowship! Congrats and Welcome to CCC!
First Ever Chicago Independent Bookstore Day (CIBD)! at Powell’s University Village
10-11am- Children’s Story Time with Lisa Kulisek
2-4pm - Essayists: Eula Biss, Megan Stielstra, Ben Tanzer
4:30-6:30pm- Poets: Anthony Madrid, Kenyatta Rogers, Virgina Smith Rice
7-9pm- Fiction: Eric May, Joe Meno, Shawn Shiflett
There will be free swag from publishers, an exclusively designed print by Lilli Carre, and some other fun things. The Reader is running a story on the day, and lead CIBD organizer Stefan Moorehead has an upcoming spot on WBEZ.