Emmy award-winning poet and writer, Kwame Dawes, will be featured on the next Presidential Lecture Series presentation at Northeastern Illinois University.Dr. Dawes will present a talk with readings from his 2010 collection of poems entitled Wheels.
Dr. Khairy Tourk is a professor of Economics at Illinois Institute of Technology. He received his undergraduate degree from Alexandria University, Egypt and his PhD. from the University of California at Berkeley.
Edward Hirsch, poet, critic and president of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, will speak at a Society of Midland Authors event on Tuesday, April 16, at the Cliff Dwellers Club in Chicago.
Woman Made Gallery's 16th annual International Open exhibit spans both Women's History month and Poetry Month. While most WMG readings are organized around the theme of the concurrent art exhibit, this reading is an open celebration of women writers.
The Jane Addams Hull-House Museum and Chicago Coalition for Domestic Workers/Latino Union will co-host a conversation with Ai-Jen Poo, visionary labor leader and Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance. Ms.
The Old Girl Network: Charity Cookbooks and the Empowerment of Women Presented by Janice Bluestein Longone Curator of American Culinary History, University of Michigan’s Special Collections DivisionThe Culinary Historians of Chicago had its first meeting in 1993, and we’