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The National Book Awards Longlist: Poetry

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...

Roald Dahl Turns a Hundred

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...

The National Book Awards Longlist: Fiction

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...

This Week in Fiction: Petina Gappah on the Insular World of Boarding School

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...

Carla Hayden Takes Charge of the World’s Largest Library

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...

All the World a Poem

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...

Do Not Say We Have Nothing

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...

Life in the Court of Matane

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...

Congratulations on Everything

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...

A Squiggly Story

Last Wednesday, several hundred people gathered on the third floor of Chicago's Harold Washington Public Library for the opening of "Working in America," a multimedia exhibition exploring how Americans find meaning in work and...