Here is just a sampling of poetry-related events going on in the area this month in honor of April being National Poetry Month:
Friday, April 3rd, 8pm
Loose Leaf Tea Loft Presents in Association with Chicagopoetry.com
Not Your Usual Suspects Chicago Poetry Love-In. First Friday of every month. 4229 N. Lincoln Avenue
Celebrate National Poetry Month at Loose Leaf Tea Loft as we continues its First Friday Poetry Love-In series with “Not Your Usual Suspects,” featuring Sid Yiddish, Dred Sista Ren, Anna Husain, Noam Paco Gaster, Lee Groban, Josephine Lipuma, Robert Klein Engler, Andrea Change, Vito Carli and JANEISnotplain.
The Book Cellar, Inc.
4736-38 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
Celebrate National Poetry Month with readings by local poets including: Richard Fox, Robert McDonald, Kate Dougherty, and Nicole Wilson.
Start time: Wednesday, April 22, 2009 At 07:00 PM
Also CLICK HERE to check the Reader for more events!