Monday 2/12: Head to Unabridged Books for an evening in celebration of Ben Austen’s High Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing. Ben will appear in conversation with Tribune columnist Mary Schmich.
Wednesday 2/14: Visit Women & Children First to celebrate the release of the new chapbook, Reasons for Smoking, by poet Xandria Phillips.
Thursday 2/15: Women & Children First welcomes Morgan Jerkins for a reading, conversation, and book-signing for her essay collection, This Will Be My Undoing. Morgan will be in conversation with Britt Julious. 7 p.m., free. Registration here is required.
Dick Simpson reads from his newest book, The Good Fight: Life Lessons from a Chicago Progressive, at The Book Cellar. 7 p.m., free.
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