The lawyer who came to fame in the Adnan Syed case discusses her book, “Fatty Fatty Boom Boom: a Memoir of Food, Fat & Family” with Brie Loskota.
December 1, 6pm, registration required
(Chicago Public Library Uptown and Seminary Co-op)
The retired longtime progressive city council member discusses her memoir, “Daring to Struggle, Daring to Win.”
December 3, 2pm at Uptown Branch CPL; December 8, 6pm at Seminary Co-op with Bill Ayers.
The iconic poet discusses their new collection as editor, “Pathetic Literature,” with Nate Lippens.
December 6, 6pm
Sylvia Aguilar Zéleny, Kemi Alabi, Benji Hart, blake nemec
Three Chicago poets and one from Texas read their work as part of Poetry’s long-running Open Door series.
December 8, 7pm
Scott Branson and Peter Gelderloos
(Pilsen Community Books)
The two authors of recent activist books will be in a conversation entitled, “Surviving the City: Communal life and healing in the metropolis in an age of ecological collapse, urban revolt, and an increasingly apocalyptic State.”
December 10, 6pm