Features

The journalism here ranges from previews to author profiles to reporting on the changes at city hall.

Collected works: 2nd Story, sleeping, hair metal and Victorian pulp inspire four Chicago anthologies”
Time Out Chicago, 11/22/12, Books

Carnegie Medal Award: New literary prize eases the Pulitzer’s pain”
Time Out Chicago, 6/21/12, Books

Patrick Somerville: Interview” Author discusses This Bright River
Time Out Chicago, 6/14/12, Books

“World Book Night” Coverage of the Chicago chapter of WBN 5-6-12-PRJ-World-Book-Night-1
Printers Row Lit Journal, 5/6/12

“Amelia Gray” Profile of the author and her debut novel THREATS 4-22-12-PRJ-Amelia-Gray
Printers Row Lit Journal, 4/22/12

Bonnie Jo Campbell: Interview” Author discusses Once Upon a River
Time Out Chicago, 7/13/11, Books

Mayor Daley and the Chicago Public Library” Library system loses its biggest advocate
Time Out Chicago, 5/11/11, Books

Mary Dempsey to stay as Library Commissioner
Time Out Chicago, 4/28/11, Books

The Evolution of Benjamin Hale” Author discusses The Evolution of Bruno Littlemore
Time Out Chicago, 2/23/11, Books

Pi in the Sky” Kevin Guilfoile, author of The Thousand
Time Out Chicago, Issue 286, Books

Breathless: Gina Frangello does it all” Author of Slut Lullabies
New City, 6/8/10

Glam Slam” The first national Windy City Story Slam
Time Out Chicago, Issue 276, Books

Baseball Book Preview” Four books for baseball season: Willie Mays by James S. Hirsch; Cardboard Gods by Josh Wilker; Big Hair and Plastic Grass by Dan Epstein; Are We Winning? Fathers and Sons in the Golden Age of Baseball by Will Leitch
Chicago Tribune, Printers Row, 4/10/10

“On Alert” Jason Behrends, founder of Orange Alert Press
Time Out Chicago, Issue 250, Books

“Open for Business” Literacy center/bookstore for the non-profit Open Books
Time Out Chicago, Issue 247, Books

“Last Resort” Tod Goldberg, author of Other Resort Cities
Time Out Chicago, Issue 241, Books

“Prove It on the Stage” Dave Reidy, author of Captive Audience
Time Out Chicago, Issue 226, Books

“Family Matters” Tony Romano, author of If You Eat, You Never Die
Time Out Chicago, Issue 201, Books

“Stranger Than Nonfiction” Allison Amend, author of debut collection Things That Pass for Love
Time Out Chicago, Issue 191, Books

“Ballers’ Delight” Preview of the fourth annual Printers’ Ball
Time Out Chicago, Issue 182, Books

“A Bicycle Built for Books” Gabe Levinson and his Book Bike
Chicago Tribune, Local, 7/27/08

“War of the Words” Windy City Story Slam
Time Out Chicago, Issue 173, Books

“Chicago Dads”
TimeOut Chicago, Issue 169, Kids

“High Glass” Chicago glass artist Meghan McCook
Chicago Scene, 12/07

“The Redwalls” Profile of the quartet and their self-titled album
Chicago Scene 11/07

“Word to the Wise” Preview of the Printers Row Book Fair
Time Out Chicago, Issue 119, 6/7-13/07

“Beer at the Pier” Beer is good
New City, 5/15/07

“A Birthday Tribute to Otis Rush” Otis Rush’s 70th birthday at Buddy Guy’s Legends
Blues Legends, Summer of 2005

“Changes at City Hall Loom Over Bar and Restaurant Owners”
Cover story on the retirement of polarizing liquor commissioner Winston Mardis and his successor. The Tap, Fall 2004