1. Home
  2. Programs & Initiatives
  3. Foundation Events
  4. Taking Action: Reception

Taking Action: Reception

Thursday, March 8th, 6:00 PM

Poetry Foundation 

61 West Superior Street
Chicago, Illinois 60654
Free reservations at http://poetryfoundation.eventbrite.com or by calling (312) 787-7070

Celebrate Taking Action, the newly released book from the Great Books Foundation and the Project on Civic Reflection. A collection of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and visual images, Taking Action is designed to support discussion groups of those who work in a range of community services. The publishing of Taking Action represents the ongoing commitment of the Foundation and the Center to enhancing the level of civil discourse nationwide.

Co-sponsored with the Great Books Foundation and the Project on Civic Reflection

Other Information

  • Browse Poems

  • Current Exhibition
    Sep 23, 2016 – Dec 16, 2016

    A group exhibition featuring work by Poetry magazine cover artists depicting the mythical creatures Pegasus and mermaids from poetry immemorial. Artists include Lise Haller Baggesen, Ana Benaroya, Lilli Carré, Alexander Cohen, Stephen Eichhorn, Carson Ellis, Clay Hickson, Tony Fitzpatrick, Krista Franklin, Julia Goodman, Jenny Kendler, Kate McQuillen, Jessie Mott, Julie Murphy, Diana Sudyka, and Shoshanna Weinberger.