ESPN writer and commentator Scoop Jackson’s latest book discusses how sports are a crucible for issues of race, gender and wealth.
Author talks and readings for March.
Erik Gellman curates a thoughtful selection of Shay’s images that he describes through a seamless cultural and political narrative of Chicago.
In Mary Kubica’s latest novel Sadie Foust and her husband practically flee Chicago for a remote island in Maine.
Cain’s novel, laid out in sections that rarely move beyond a few pages, maintains a fractious semblance of narrative movement throughout.
Gabriel Bump’s debut novel offers a coming of age story about young Claude McKay Love, a young black boy raised in Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood.
Jenny Offill has long been interested in the distinctions people make between what is big and important and what is trivial.
“The Lost Book of Adana Moreau” is an absolutely stunning piece of work, and it is the best book you’ll read this year.
What if “sexy” was more than a label? What if it was something that women were able to own themselves?
It’s no surprise that an author has a relationship with books, but Audrey Niffenegger has a deeper one than most.