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This database of writerly destinations—places writers can visit for inspiration, to promote their writing, for research, and to discover community—includes historical sites, reading venues, literary collections, writing centers, and writers spaces. Save your selections to My P&W and populate a personal Google Map that can be used to plan reading tours and visits to literary meccas, or just to keep track of your favorite literary locales.

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Midwest Writing Center Davenport Iowa

Founded over thirty years ago by David Collins and Evelyn Witter, Midwest Writing Center offers opportunities for writers and readers alike...

The Rare Book & Manuscript Library Urbana Illinois

Established in 1936, the Rare Book & Manuscript Library has grown to over 300,000 books and over 7,130 linear feet of manuscripts. Particular...

Ernest Hemingway Birthplace Home Oak Park Illinois

Ernest Hemingway was born and spent his first six years in this Queen Anne Victorian house in Oak Park, Illinois. Today, the house is owned and...

Ernest Hemingway Museum in Oak Park Oak Park Illinois

A short walk from the Ernest Hemingway Birthplace Museum, housed inside the Oak Park Arts Center, the Ernest Hemingway Museum is host to permanent...

Writers WorkSpace Chicago Illinois

Writers WorkSpace is a writers' studio in Chicago, Illinois. Facilities include quiet desk space, a lounge and kitchen, a conference room, lockers...

Sandmeyer's Bookstore Chicago Illinois

Since 1982, the family-owned Sandmeyer's Bookstore has been selling new books in Chicago's South Loop. The shop carries new releases, travel...

Barbara's Bookstore Chicago Illinois

Since its first location on Wells Street in the early 1960s, Barbara's Bookstore has opened stores across Chicago: large neighborhood stores...

Quimby's Chicago Illinois

Quimby's is an independent bookstore specializing in "unusual publications, aberrant periodicals, saucy comic booklets, and assorted fancies." The...

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. Chicago Illinois

The Abraham Lincoln Book Shop was established in 1938 and specializes in "Lincolniana," as well as material related to the Civil War and U.S....

After-words Chicago Illinois

After-words is an independent bookstore in downtown Chicago with over fifty-five thousand new and used books. The bookstore sells a variety of...

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