Notable Chicago: 6/10–6/16


Saturday 6/11: Expand your mind at this year’s Printers Row Lit Fest, which opens at 10 a.m. and runs until Sunday at 4 p.m. View the full schedule here.

At 10:30 a.m., Rumpus Sunday Co-Editor Zoe Zolbrod, Nestor Gomez, Ben Tanzer, Britt Julious, and Clarence Browley share their work for Welcome to the Neighborhood on the South Loop stage.

Kathleen Spivack presents her debut novel, Unspeakable Things, at The Book Cellar. 6 p.m.

Tuesday 6/14: Coco Sho-Nell,  Avi Roque, and Carolyn Reynolds perform at Sappho’s Salon: Pride Open Mic. Pay what you can at Women & Children First, 7 p.m.

Wednesday 6/15: Prose. Poetry. Potentially other things. Open Mic Night at City Lit Books, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday 6/16: Join Anna Noyes (Goodnight, Beautiful Women) and Brian Booker (Are You Here What I’m Here For?) for Literary Short Stories at City Lit Books. 6:30 p.m.


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Rachel Natale currently lives, dances, and writes in Chicago. She recently received the James Charles Cox Memorial Award in English at Loyola University, and her work has been published in Treehouse Magazine. More from this author →