LIVE POETRY + LIT READINGS
- LOOSE LEAF TEA LOFT: Poet and friend Carlos Cumpion (see www.goodreads.com/mexkimo ) mentioned to me that there are "great [poetry and literature] readings at the Loose Leaf Tea Loft 4200 n. Lincoln ave. Corner of Hutchinson and Lincoln [in Chicago] on Tuesday nights and special Friday's...." I hope to check them out soon. The Loose Leaf Tea Loft is also on Facebook here.
- PRINTERS ROW LIT FESTIVAL: The Midwest's largest literary event located on five city blocks (on Dearborn, from Congress to Polk) is an outdoor festival where folks can come hear authors speak and debate their works Saturday, June 6 through Sunday 7, 2009 from 10am to 6pm. It has unique booksellers, poetry readings, exhibitors, kids activities, cooking demos, wine tastings, and more. See printersrowlitfest.org list of programs and authors and more. http://www.artandculture.com/venues/68-printers-row