As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block has ceased publication. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions over the past 12-plus years. 


Monday, July 22

Gapers Block

Gapers Block on Facebook Gapers Block on Flickr Gapers Block on Twitter The Gapers Block Tumblr

Book Club
« What We're Reading: Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer One-Shots: Gordon McAlpin »

Events Thu Sep 16 2010

We're Walking Down the Street of Chance


If you love art, poetry and a good writing prompt, check out an evening of poetry "in conversation with" the exhibit Mano/Mundo/Corazón: Artists Interpret La Lotería. Featured reader is Roddy Lumsden; two dozen Chicago-based writers will also perform. Presented by Poetry magazine, contratiempo, and the Center for the Book & Paper Arts at Columbia College (where the reading is held). Ludington Building, 1104 South Wabash Street, September 16, 6pm.

GB store
GB store
Gapers Block presents Tuesday Funk, Chicago's ecclectic monthly reading series.
GB store



About GB Book Club

Book Club is the literary section of Gapers Block, covering Chicago's authors, poets and literary events. More...

Editor: Andrew Huff,
Book Club staff inbox:



 Subscribe in a reader.

GB store

GB Store

GB Buttons $1.50

GB T-Shirt $12

I ✶ Chi T-Shirts $15