Upcoming Foundation Events in Chicago
Saturday, October 18, 10:00AM–6:00PM
Sunday, October 19, 10:00AM–5:00PM
During Open House Chicago, the Poetry Foundation will feature an audio installation
created by Silvain Gire and Samuel Hirsch from ARTE Radio. “C’est la Ville!: Urban Voices from Paris and Chicago” will...
Tuesday, October 21, 7:00PM
The Open Door series presents work from Chicago’s new and emerging poets and highlights the area’s outstanding writing programs. Each hour-long event features readings by two Chicagoland college and...
Saturday, October 25, 2:00PM–3:00PM
All experience levels are welcome to a monthly book group moderated by library staff. In October, the book club discusses Timothy Donnelly’s The Cloud Corporation.* Space is limited to 15 participants.
Sunday, November 2, 2:00PM
New York poet Eileen Myles discusses Afterglow, her new fantasy and dog memoir about her longtime companion Rosie.
Thursday, November 6, 6:30PM
Garret Caples is the author of The Garrett Caples Reader (1999), Complications (2007), Quintessence of the Minor: Symbolist Poetry in English (2010), and Retrievals (2014). He is an editor at City Lights...
Tuesday, November 18, 7:00PM
The Open Door series presents work from Chicago’s new and emerging poets and highlights the area’s outstanding writing programs. Each hourlong event features readings by two Chicagoland college and graduate...