2016 FESTIVALS

Pygmalion

Various Locations & Venues - TBA      -      Champaign-Urbana, IL      -      September 16-24, 2016

printers row

June 11-12, 2016      -      W. Polk St. & S. Dearborn St.       -       Chicago, IL 60605

Logan Square Arts

Humboldt Park      -      1400 N. Sacramento Ave.      -      Chicago, IL 60622      -      June 24-26, 2016

Pitchfork Pre-Party

 

To kick things off for Pitchfork, Book Fort is having an evening of readings from some of our favorite independent presses. Readings are from 6-8PM, with an additional DJ set at 9:30 from DJ Oshwa. Hosted by our friends at The Whistler.

July 14, 2016     -     2421 N. Milwaukee     -     Chicago, IL 60647

Ft. Jac Jemc, Rachel Wiseman, Ariel Lewiton, Catherine Eves, C. Russell Price, Naomi Huffman

 

Pitchfork

July 15-17, 2016      -      Union Park      -      1501 W. Randolph St.      -      Chicago, IL 60607

Pitchfork Readings

All readings will take place outside the Book Fort tent in Union Park. 

All readings will take place outside the Book Fort tent in Union Park. 

 

FRIDAY 7/15
-Poetry & Music, 6:00 p.m.
Ft. Holly Amos, Caro Macon, Rachel Bell, Suman Chhabra, Blair Bogin, Jessica Bae

SATURDAY 7/16
-The BreakBeats Poets, 4:00 p.m.
Ft. Kevin Coval, Nate Marshall, Eve Ewing, E'mon Loren
Sponsored by Haymarket Books

-The City & The Essay, 6:00 p.m.
Ft. David Stuart Maclean, Lily Be, Tony Fitzpatrick
Hosted by Britt Julious

SUNDAY 7/17
-Words & Music, 6:00 p.m.
Ft. JR Nelson, Sasha Green, Meagan Fredette, Britt Julious