Tag: chicago public library

Harold Washington Library: On the ugly list

Blair Kamin of Chicago Tribune‘s CityScapes reported that Travel & Leisure has named our very own Harold Washington Library as one of the world’s ugliest buildings. What do you think? Does our library deserve to be on this list? Comments are open.

Literary Events This Week In Chicago

Literary events in Chicago this week are mostly confined to the first half of the week due to the Independence Day holday weekend. No matter, as the events we do have early in the week promise to deliver a week’s worth of litty-goodness to tide us over until next week. I’ll be at all these... Read more »

Printers Row Lit Fest: Neil Gaiman To Receive Chicago Tribune Young Adult Book Prize

This year’s Chicago Tribune Young Adult Book Prize will be presented to Neil Gaiman at the Chicago Public Library at 12pm this Saturday, June 6th, at Printers Row Lit Fest. As with most all Printers Row events taking place within the library, the event is free but reservations are required. The Chicago Tribune Young Adult... Read more »