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Society of Midland Authors Award Winners Speak at Printers Row
Jun. 8, 2013
An appearance by three of the Society of Midland Authors Award winners at the Chicago Tribune's 2013 Printers Row Lit Fest.
The Stephen Rodrick interview
May. 23, 2013
Stephen Rodrick's 'The Magical Stranger: A Son's Journey Into His Magical Life,' explores the life of his father, a Navy pilot who died when his plane crashed into the ocean.
Vote on the ultimate Chicago book
May. 7, 2013
Which should it be? Quoting from the guy who asked this question: “Tales, facts, history, engineering, architecture, trivia... you name it. One book!”
Q&A with Jennifer Kieshin Armstrong
May. 3, 2013
Jennifer Kieshin Armstrong's history of The Mary Tyler Moore Show was published earlier this year, as was her collaboration with Heather Wood Rudulph, Sexy Feminism.
The Emily Bazelon interview
Apr. 19, 2013
You'd think that with the It Gets Better project and a lower tolerance for bad behavior, bullying would be on its way out as a social phenomenon.
The 6th Annual Spring Writers' Festival - A Reading by Chris Adrian
Apr. 17, 2013
writing styles in short stories vary greatly; from modernist realism to pronounced lyrical allegory. His novels both tend toward surrealism, having mostly realistic characters experience fantastic circumstances.
The Blair Koenig interview: Editor of STFU, Parents
Apr. 5, 2013
STFU, Parents has skewered the strange world of parental social media overshares and given me lots of laughs, silent commiseration and a bit of a guide on how not to behave online.
The Jen Larsen Interview
Mar. 29, 2013
In her recent memoir, beloved blogger Jen Larsen details her experience losing almost 200 pounds via surgery – and her discovery that weight loss is not a magic bullet for happiness.
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