Conference dates announced, World Book Night

Chicago Writers Conference 2013 Dates Announced

Mark your calendar, we have dates! The 2013 Chicago Writers Conference will take place September 27-29, 2013.

The conference gets off to a roaring start with a kick-off party on Friday, September 27 at Open Books bookstore.

Events on Saturday and Sunday will be held at Harold Washington Library, the largest public library building in the world.

Registration will open in May; stay tuned to the blog for updates, or be the first to know by signing up for our mailing list, or follow us on facebook and twitter.

World Book Night 2013


Our founder Mare Swallow was selected as a World Book Night Book Giver. On April 23, not even the rain could stop her from spreading the Joy of Bossypants. More pictures are here.