Upcoming Foundation Events in Chicago
Tuesday, September 16, 7:00PM
The Open Door Readings present work from Chicago’s new and emerging poets and highlights the area’s outstanding writing programs on a monthly basis. Each hour-long reading features two Chicagoland college...
Wednesday, September 17, 7:00PM
Poet, novelist, playwright and translator Ana Castillo returns to Chicago this year as the Lund-Gill Professor at Dominican University. Among her award-winning novels are So Far From God, The Guardians, and...
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.
Saturday, September 20, 10:30AM
The Poetry Foundation Library welcomes children ages two to five to a storytime event that introduces poetry through fun, interactive readings and crafts.
Saturday, September 20, 2:00PM–3:00PM
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 participants.