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. 


Thursday, January 26

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Lit Gangs of Chicago: The2ndHand

This month, the Museum of Contemporary Art hosts The2ndHand in their Literary Gangs of Chicago series. The2ndHand is a free, quarterly-published broadsheet that features the work of one writer per issue. Free from 6:30-8pm at 220 E. Chicago Ave. Call 312-280-2660 for more information.

Kevin Young @ Newberry Library

Kevin Young will read from his new poetry collection, "For the Confederate Dead," at the Newberry Library, located at 60 W. Walton St. 6pm; Free. For more information, call 312-255-3700 or visit Co-sponsored by the Poetry Foundation and Young Chicago Authors.



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