Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. 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. 


Monday, October 25

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Bertrand Goldberg's Prentice Women's Hospital has been included in the National Trust for Historic Preservation's 11 Most Endangered Places list, which was released this morning. The local arm of the Trust, Preservation Chicago, Landmarks Illinois and the Illinois chapter of the American Institute of Architects are holding a rally to protect the building from demolition at 11am [pdf].

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