Rick Kogan sits down with Randy Albers, Liesl Olson and Kelly McGrath for the first “After Hours” Chicago Literature Extravaganza. In addition to talking reading and writing in Chicago, the group discusses some must-attend events for anyone interested in the written word. Listen to the interview and learn more about the events below.
Stormy, Husky, and Brawling for 100 Years: A Newberry Special Event: The Newberry marks the centennial of Carl Sandburg’s “Chicago”
5-7 p.m., Wednesday, March 12, at the Newberry, 60 W. Walton St., Chicago
Columbia College’s Story Week Festival of Writers: Divercity: Urban Stories
March 16-21, locations vary