Gold Coast Literary Walking Tour with the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame

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Gold Coast Literary Walking Tour with the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame

October 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

In its heyday, when debates raged in Bughouse Square and ideas bounced about the Dil Pickle Club, Chicago’sGold Coast featured a wide array of

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vibrant, joyous, and culturally significant literary spots. Even today, the Gold Coast is home to a variety of world class literary institutions, including the Poetry Foundation and Newberry Library. As we visit these places, we’ll discuss their history and significance, while meandering through stretches that include other interesting literary sites, such as the former location of the Playboy mansion.

Details

Date:
October 20, 2018
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Venue

Newberry Library
80 W Walton Street
Chicago, IL United States
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Website:
https://www.newberry.org/