Whether you want to further explore a certain topic or learn something completely new, consider checking out the following educational seminars and lectures in the Chicago area. From science to history, you’re sure to find a topic you enjoy.
From learning about haikus to open mic night, the Chicagoland area offers numerous opportunities for you to learn and experience poetry. Keep the following events in mind when planning how to celebrate National Poetry Month.
The Chicago-based Poetry Foundation has opened its new $21 million headquarters on the city’s Near North Side.
With the opening of the new Poetry Foundation building this month, American poetry gets a new home. The Chicago-based independent literary organization, which aims to celebrate the art form and disseminate it to as many people as possible, has built a space that will not only honor poetry, but also offer an ideal venue for readings.