Pop-Up Book Fair and after-party funPublished on Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:37am | Updated on Mon, 04/14/2014 - 8:39am.
On Saturday, April 12, Curbside Splendor Publishing's Book Fair pops up in Oak Park. Join us for the daytime book fair at Hemingway Museum, 11 am - 5 pm, and after-party fun at Main Library, beginning at 6 pm.
Curbside Splendor Pop-Up Book Fair
Saturday, April 12, 11 am – 5 pm
Hemingway Museum, 200 N. Oak Park Ave.
Browse 30+ Chicago area’s finest independent publishers and booksellers at this all-ages eliterary extravaganza, free with RSVP. Register now to attend.
Pop-Up Book Fair special guests:
Noon - Conversation with Chris Ware and Hilary Chute, presented by 57th Street Books
1 pm - Local author William Hazelgrove reads from his book, The Pitcher. Q & A to follow.
2 pm - The Fictional Ernest Hemingway, presented by Don Evans of Chicago Literary Hall of Fame
3 pm - People and Places that Influenced Ernest Hemingway, presented by author Nancy Sindelar
4 pm - Saturnalia, performed by Rey Andújar
WORDS + MUSIC: A Pop-Up Book Fair After-Party
Saturday, April 12, 6 pm – 10 pm
Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St.
Continue the Pop-Up Book Fair fun with an after-hours after-party featuring author readings, live music, cash bar, and more. 21+. Join us for the words and music, stay for the bookish camaraderie.
Words by Curbside authors :
Susan Lanier (author of The Game We Play)
Bill Hillmann (author of The Old Neighborhood)
Daniela Olszewska (author of Citizen J)
James Tadd Adcox (author of Does Not Love)
Music by: Paul Cary
Both events are presented by Curbside Splendor, Oak Park Public Library's genre X, Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park, and 826CHI.