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. 


Tuesday, December 1

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Last minute plans: ManBQue is working on a book, and they're holding events to collect recipes. This Thursday, you're invited to show off your best grilled chicken wing recipe at a "MEATing" in Pilsen.


Elsewhere on Gapers Block Right Now:

Drive Thru

Friday Foodpic: Roasted Corn

by Robyn Nisi


Best Feature Films & Documentaries of 2015

by Steve Prokopy


Bye Bye, Gapers Block from the A/C Team

by Nancy Bishop


Where are the Peace Candidates?

by Jeff Smith

Drive Thru

The State of Food Writing

by Brandy Gonsoulin


Our Final Transmission Days

by Sarah Brooks

Book Club

Fillet of Solo Takes Rogers Park in January

by Emma Terhaar


On Gapers Block and Chicago

by Phil Huckelberry


At the MCA: Pop Art Design Gives Us a Refresher Course on the '60s and '70s

by Nancy Bishop


The Hateful Eight, Concussion, Joy, Carol, Hitchcock/Truffaut & Man Up

by Steve Prokopy


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