Deep Dish: A Quarterly Reading of Sci-Fi + Fantasy + Speculative Writers
A quarterly reading featuring Sue Burke, Dawn Bonanno, Steven Silver, Evan Steuber, Laura Kat Young and Mary Anne Mohanraj, author of “A Feast of Serendib: Recipes from Sri Lanka.”
Author Conversation: Cathy Park Hong and Eula Biss
(Women & Children First)
Poet and essayist Cathy Park Hong discusses “Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning,” a blend of memoir and cultural criticism, with Eula Biss.
“Lifting As They Climbed” Book Talk and Tour
(Illinois Institute of Technology)
Author Essence McDowell talks about this book and leads a tour of South Side landmarks discussed in the book.
“The Sea Came Up & Drowned”
(Cultivate Urban Rainforest & Gallery, Evanston)
Rachel Jamison Webster releases her latest poetry collection as part of the United Nations World Water Day.
Poetry off the Shelf: A CantoMundo Reading
CantoMundo celebrates its ten-year anniversary with a reading featuring Julian Randall, Deborah Paredez and Mónica de la Torre.
Newcity Lit Editor Tara Betts is the author of “Break the Habit” and “Arc & Hue.” Her interviews and features have appeared in publications such as Hello Giggles, Mosaic Magazine, NYLON, The Source, Sixty Inches from Center, and Poetry magazine. She also hosts author chats at the Seminary Co-Op bookstores in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood.