Upcoming Foundation Events in Chicago
Saturday, August 23, 10:00AM–3:00PM
Margaret Mahan and Drew Matott conduct a one-day papermaking workshop at Columbia College Chicago in conjunction with the Poetry Foundation's Chicago 77 project.
Thursday, August 28, 7:00PM–8:30PM
Join the Young Chicago Author’s Teaching Artist Corps featuring Dominique Chestand, Britteney Black Rose Kapri, Lamar Jorden, Adam Levin, Malcolm London, and Jamila Woods. This curated Chicago-centric...
Thursday, September 4, 7:00PM
Nepantla is a new poetry e-journal...
Thursday, September 11, 7:00PM
Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago kicks off its Collaborative Works Festival with a salon concert exploring Robert & Clara Schumann’s tumultuous path leading to their marriage in 1840, and the musical...
Thursday, September 18, 7:00PM
Graywolf Press and the Poetry Foundation welcome you to join a celebration of
Graywolf’s 40th Anniversary with an evening of poetry featuring readings from Graywolf poets Katie Ford (Blood Lyrics), Matthea...
Friday, September 19, 12:30PM
All experience levels are welcome to a monthly book group moderated by library staff. In September, the book club discusses Matthea Harvey’s If the Tabloids Are True, What Are You? Space is limited to 15...
Saturday, September 20, 10:00AM–2:00PM
The Poetry Foundation Library is open to the public on select Saturdays. Young children and their parents/guardians are also invited to join us for Saturday Poemtime at 10:30 AM.