Poetry Foundation

Type of Venue: 
Literary/Arts Center
Genre: 
Not Genre-Specific
Event Types: 
Reading
Phone Number: 
(312) 787-7070
E-mail: 

The first space in Chicago dedicated solely to the art of poetry, the Poetry Foundation building houses a 30,000 volume poetry library (which includes audio and video recordings in private listening booths and a Special Collections section), an exhibition gallery, a performance space for the foundation’s events, and the offices of the Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine. Programming includes author events, readings, discussions, poetry camps, and more.

Address: 
61 West Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60654