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Chicago Poets

WEEKEND HAPPENINGS: Sarah Silverman, Outsider Art, Roller Derby Champs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The weather may be cooling off, but the events in Chicago this weekend are still plentiful. Check out some of our weekend picks. ...

Carolyn M. Rodgers DEAD At 69, Chicago Poet And Writer Helped Found Black Press

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Carolyn M. Rodgers, a Chicago poet and writer who helped found one of the country's oldest and largest black-owned book publishers, ha...

Louder Than A Bomb: Slam Poetry Festival Allows Teen Poets To Shine

HuffPost Eyes&Ears Local | Laurie Koblesky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Produced by HuffPost's Eyes & Ears Citizen Journalism Unit The tenth annual "Louder Than a Bomb" youth poetry slam exploded across the stage of the V...

Everyday Poetry: Kevin Coval Reads From His New Book At The Jane Addams Hull-House Museum

Chicago Public Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Join Jane Addams Hull-House Museum in hosting their Poet-in-Residence, Kevin Coval, to celebrate the release of his latest book as he performs selecte...