John Freeman with Stuart Dybek

Join us March 7th as we welcome back poet, critic, and writer John Freeman to read from his new collection of poems from Copper Canyon Press, Wind, Trees.  John will be joined in conversation with one of Chicago's most beloved writers/poets/educators, Stuart Dybek.


John Freeman is the founder of Freeman's and an executive editor at Alfred A. Knopf. The author and editor of eleven books, his latest is Wind, Trees, a collection of poems. The host of Alta's monthly California Book Club, he lives in New York City.


Stuart Dybek is the author of five books of fiction--Ecstatic CahootsPaper LanternI Sailed with MagellanThe Coast of Chicago, and Childhood and Other Neighborhoods--as well as two collections of poetry, Brass Knuckles and Streets in Their Own Ink. Dybek is the recipient of many prizes and awards, including the PEN/Malamud Award, an Arts and Letters Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, a Whiting Writers' Award, four O. Henry Awards, a MacArthur Fellowship, and a Guggenheim Fellowship. He is distinguished writer-in-residence at Northwestern University.



Event date: 
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
1373 N Milwaukee Ave
Wind, Trees By John Freeman Cover Image
ISBN: 9781556596483
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - October 25th, 2022

Freeman's: Animals By John Freeman Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802160126
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Published: Grove Press - October 11th, 2022