There’s another great resource on the block, writers! fuse:chicago. At the conference, many of you asked, “How do I find out where the reading series are?” Check out fuse:chicago and their podcast. They list some great story telling events, but also feature a podcast shining a light on these cool doings.
We’ll make this short. Regular registration for the Chicago Writers Conference closes one week from today, on August 31 at 11:50 p.m. Get your tickets now, or miss the conference. We can not accept any walk-ups at the conference. For conferees only: Tuesday Funk is accepting submissions through tomorrow (August 25) for their special evening […]
Andrew Huff, the editor and publisher of Gapers Block, shares a few words about the wildly wonderful diversity of Chicago’s culinary scene and the importance of saying ‘yes.’ What do you love about Chicago? I love it for its diversity, for its cultural institutions, for its traditions. I love it for the fact that you could […]
We here at the CWC are thrilled to announce that we’re partnering with the Chicago Writers Association! The CWA is a fellow not-for-profit writing association based here in the Windy City. Their purpose is to promote the four C’s of writing: 1. Creativity 2. Commerce 3. Craft 4. Community Since 2003, the CWA has been […]
Happy Wednesday, Chicagoans (and everyone else, too)! If you’ve been too busy gearing up for Lollapalooza to check Twitter, here are five highlights from our handle at @ChiWritersConf: For our #conference attendees only: get your query critiqued by @chucksambuchino http://t.co/Qjz8IJt6 — Chicago Writers Conf (@ChiWritersConf) July 26, 2012 We were thrilled to see the […]