A new exhibition at Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art surveys over 60 years of cartoonists.
A former cabbie talks to writer Reginald Edmund about Ride Share at Writers Theatre—and the real-life experiences that inspired it.
Mount Prospect’s Mallory Smart, who publishes the online journal Maudlin House, has a new book coming out from Trident Press this year.
The author takes a deep dive into the culture of the lifestyle and his personal connection to it.
Even though its titular character always does just the opposite
Archival footage offers a compelling window into the case, but no ground-breaking revelations are uncovered.
An excerpt from Dmitry Samarov’s Old Style, an illustrated book set in Chicago bars
Here’s hoping we get the chance to gather there again one day.
In her book Faux Pas, the painter makes a rarified field approachable with humor and profundity.
Stand-up comedian Sam Tallent’s hilarious novel follows a dumpster fire of a man looking for redemption.
Empty bookshelves aren’t a bad thing.
Poet Damian Rogers explores her relationship with her mother in her new memoir.
In his debut novel, Pete Beatty fashions historical fantasy that feels contemporary.
Wendy Woloson’s book dives deep into America’s obsession with cheap stuff.
What it’s like to explore a familiar place under unfamiliar circumstances.