Events

Upcoming Foundation Events in Chicago

Wednesday Poemtime
Reading

Wednesday, August 19, 10:00AM

Wednesday Poemtime

The Poetry Foundation Library welcomes children ages two to five to a storytime event that introduces poetry through fun, interactive readings and crafts.

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Forms and Features: Persona
Workshop

Saturday, August 22, 12:00PM–2:00PM

Forms and Features: Persona

All experience levels are welcome to a discussion and creative workshop moderated by library staff. In August, Forms and Features focuses on persona, a dramatic, mask-like character the poet creates,...

Wednesday Poemtime
Reading

Wednesday, August 26, 10:00AM

Wednesday Poemtime

The Poetry Foundation Library welcomes children ages two to five to a storytime event that introduces poetry through fun, interactive readings and crafts.

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Pop-up Poetry: Parneshia Jones
Reading

Wednesday, August 26, 12:00PM

Pop-up Poetry: Parneshia Jones

A series of short performance/talks by Chicago poets explore communal creativity and artistic collaboration, inspired by Whistler and Roussel: Linked Visions

The recipient of a Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry...

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