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  • Celebrations
    Saturday, August 25th, 1:00–4:00

    Celebrate the winners of the Illinois state-wide Gwendolyn Brooks Youth Poetry Awards. Host Eve L. Ewing leads this lively event of poetry readings, food...

  • Celebrations
    Thursday, September 13th, 6:00 PM

    Celebrate the launch of José Olivarez’s debut poetry collection, Citizen Illegal, at the National Museum of Mexican Art.

  • Celebrations
    Friday, September 28th, 6:00 PM–9:00 PM

    Celebrate the opening of the Poetry Foundation’s new exhibition, Krista Franklin: “…to take root among the stars.”

  • Celebrations
    Wednesday, October 10th, 6:00 PM

    Celebrate Poetry Day with a reading by a selection of MacArthur Fellowship recipients.

  • Celebrations
    Saturday, October 13th, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
    Sunday, October 14th, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM

    Explore the Architecture Institute of America Award-winning home for poetry.

  • Celebrations
    Wednesday, October 17th, 7:00 PM

    The Lit & Luz Festival of Language, Literature, and Art is a one-of-a-kind series of events featuring renowned authors, visual artists, and musicians from...

  • Celebrations
    Thursday, October 25th, 7:00 PM

    Join us for Poetry magazine’s seasonal party! Celebrate recent issues of Poetry with contributors, editors, and the poetry curious.

  • Celebrations
    Friday, August 17th
    Tuesday, October 30th, 7:00 PM

    The Chicago Literary Hall of Fame presents the Fuller Award for Lifetime Achievement to a Chicago author who has made an outstanding lifetime contribution...


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The building will be closed to the public on Monday, September 17 and Tuesday, September 18. The building will resume normal hours on Wednesday, September 19.