Posts tagged "Artifice"

Literary Links

Small Press Review takes a look at Daddy’s by Lindsay Hunter. Chicago Publishes talks with Stacy Ratner of Open Books. Artifice has opened the pre-order and announced the tremendous line-up for their fourth edition due this November. Cobalt Review is a new lit site based in Baltimore, but they will be interviewing Ben Tanzer shortly... Read more »

Dirty South Dance Party @ Beauty Bar

Tomorrow night Beauty Bar and Artifice Magazine are teaming up to through a big benefit party for the zine. They are asking for a $5 donation at the door and for that you will receive a Jim Beam Open Bar from 7 to 8pm, Reading from Lindsay Hunter, M. Kitchell, Jason Bredle, and more starting... Read more »

The Last Annual Midwest Pop-Up Bookshop

  It is always hard to shop for the literary indie hipster on your list, but many of the independent presses and bookstores in town have come together to offer up a solution. As part of the cross-country Indie Lit Roadshow on December 12th, The Last Annual Midwest Pop-Up Bookshop will take place at The... Read more »

Artifice's Madness Much Tour

I’ve heard a lot of talk recently about the “literary event of the year” as if it is an award or something. Perhaps it should be, but until it actually is we can still the term around loosely. Recent events that have been dubbed the event of year have been Printer’s Ball, Printer’s Row, and... Read more »

Busy Weekend in Lit

It is a very busy weekend for literature in Chicago and it all kicks off tonight with the second annual Windy City Story Slam All City Championships. Held at the Double Door, their will stories from their finalists Alex Bonner, Fernando Hernandez, Nicolette Kittinger, Maggie Ritchie, and Alexis Thomas. They will also have special guests... Read more »

What is Artifice?

Welcome to the Chicago zine scene Artifice Magazine. They are a non-profit literary magazine, published twice annually and they just released their first collection. This collection features some of the top writers around including Chicago’s Andrew Farkas and Tim Jones-Yelvington. In addition to the print publication Artifice is posting very funny bio’s on their website... Read more »