Our Miss Brooks 100

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You Are Invited
to the signature event of
Our Miss Brooks 100
the centennial celebration of beloved poet
Gwendolyn Brooks.

February 2, 2017
6:00-7:45pm
The Art Institute of Chicago

Please join us for an evening of poetry featuring all five living Pulitzer Prize winning poets — Rita Dove, Yusef Komunyakaa, Natasha Trethewey, Tracy Smith and Gregory Pardlo — reading their favorite Miss Brooks poem followed by a conversation moderated by award-winning journalist and author Natalie Moore. The event is free and open to the public, but requires pre-registration.

Pre-register today!

For more information about Our Miss Brooks 100, programs and partners, please see: http://www.gwendolynbrooks100.org.

Michael Ondaatje-The Cat’s Table

When: Thursday, October 6 @ 6:00pm

Where: Fullerton Hall, Art Institute of Chicago

What/Why: Michael Ondaatje, author of five previous novels, including The English Patient, a memoir, a nonfiction book on film, and eleven books of poetry, presents his new novel, The Cat’s Table. A book signing follows.

How: get your tickets at http://www.museumtix.com, call (847) 307-4242, or visit any Art Institute ticket counter