Tom Pickard discusses literary landmark, “The Life of Poetry in Morden Tower” at the exhibition opening, including its reading series which began in 1964, which he co-founded.
Emily Jungmin Yoon discusses one of the buzziest debuts of the year, “On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous,” with its poet-turned-novelist author.
Ours Poetica Launch
The Poetry Foundation will launch a new poetry video series with curator Paige Lewis (“Space Struck”), series producer John Green (“The Fault in Our Stars”), and poet Kaveh Akbar (“Calling a Wolf a Wolf”) all present for the kickoff event.
The Children’s Book Fair of Hyde Park
Kids have their day in Hyde Park for the thirty-second year.
J. Ryan Stradal
(The Book Cellar)
The best-selling Northwestern alum returns, in a literary sense, to his home state for “The Lager Queen of Minnesota.”