Poetry Foundation

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

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.

61 West Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60654