Author Events

Rakesh SatyalOut and Proud: LGBTQ Literature

cosponsored with GLBTRT
Sat., June 24
10:30-11:30 a.m.
McCormick Place West, W190a
 

featuring Eileen Myles, Rakesh Satyal (left), Joseph Cassara, and Sophie Yanow

 

 

 

 

Jeffrey CranorCrossing Over: Adult Lit with YA Appeal

Sun., June 25
8:30-10 a.m.
McCormick Place West, W185a


featuring Jeffrey Cranor (left), Camille Bordas, Benjamin Percy, Christopher Meades, and Mort Castle

 

 

 

 

 

Devin MurphyFirst Author, First Book

Sun., June 25
3-4 p.m.
McCormick Place West, W196c

featuring Emil Ferris, C. Morgan Babst, Devin Murphy (left), Sarah Shoemaker, and Gregory Scott Katsoulis

 

 

 

 

 

Susanna Calkins It's a Mystery to Me: Crime Fighting Authors

Mon., June 26
10:30-11:30 a.m.
McCormick Place West, W184a



featuring Scott Turow, Kate White, Brian Pinkerton, Diane Vallere, and Susanna Calkins (left)

 

 

 

 

 

Paula PoundstoneThe Laugh's On Us, sponsored by Ingram Content Group

Sun., June 25
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Hilton Chicago, International South
Advance tickets cost $60, $55 United for Libraries personal members; on-site tickets cost $65 (if available).
Event code: UNI2

Paula Poundstone (left) will headline this event which will also feature Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella, James Breakwell, and David Litt.
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Jonathan Safran Foer (photo credit: Jeff Mermelstein)Gala Author Tea, sponsored by ReferenceUSA

Mon., June 26
2-4 p.m.
McCormick Place West, S103
Advance tickets cost $60, $55 United for Libraries personal members; on-site tickets cost $65 (if available).
Event code: UNI1

Bestselling writers Jonathan Safran Foer (left), Allison Pataki, Elly Griffiths, Brianna Wolfson, A.J. Finn, and Celeste Ng will dscuss their forthcoming books.