Journalist, playwright, screenwriter, theater critic, arts editor, and novelist Adam Langer was born in Chicago, grew up in West Rogers Park, went to school in Evanston, and spent the early […]
Submissions to our annual Pure Fiction issue are due November 15.
Did you know Joel Daly and Mary Mikva are also actors?
Hello, Chicago writers. Send in your best short stories for a chance to be published in our next Pure Fiction issue
Barack Obama sat in on a 1998 panel discussion of the play The Love Song of Saul Alinsky. So, was the play any good?
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
The screen version of Adam Langer’s play The Critics opens this week at Gene Siskel Film Center.
Adam Langer remembers writing The Critics
Twitter’s new CEO used to improv like the rest of us.
The Word Jazz host celebrates his birthday today.
The greatest American-born checker player that ever drew a breath, some say, and without a doubt the greatest Chicago ever had. An international grand master who played in tournaments in […]
Adam Langer on Jay Marshall, whose collection of “magicana” goes up for auction this weekend.