Tag: Reading Under The Influence

The Chicago Way: A new literary series

Chicago Writers Association has launched a new literary series called The Chicago Way. Each event will feature Chicago authors and Chicago topics, and each month features a new format tailored to the featured author. This Sunday, March 27th, they will be featuring Michael Harvey (author of The Chicago Way, The Fifth Floor, The Third Rail)... Read more »

Printers Row Preview

As I scroll through the many events, discussions, performances, booths, etc that will all culminate this weekend at Printers Row (June 12-13th) it seems a little overwhelming. Where do you start, what can’t you miss, what should you avoid? Well, I’ve found with large festivals like it can be best to find those few things... Read more »

RUI Turn Five

Of all the reading series in Chicago, RUI (Reading Under The Influence) may be the most raucous and perhaps the most entertaining. When you move a reading series out of a book store or gallery and put it in an unsuspecting bar it creates chaos and literary good times. RUI is maintained by its regulars... Read more »