Dr. Eve L. Ewing is many things – an award-winning poet, an acclaimed author, a comic book writer, and most recently, the recipient of the 21st Century Award. But she is and will always be a child of the Library.
Category: Carl Sandburg Literary Award
1,000 guests, 90 authors. and $2.4 million – this year’s Carl Sandburg Literary Awards is the biggest in history. All for the love of Chicago Public Library
Everything You Need to Know About Neil deGrasse Tyson’s New Book, Before and After the Sandburg Dinner
Have you ever wondered about the relationship between astrophysics and the millitary? Read on to discover Neil deGrasse Tyson’s thoughts on their overlap.
Meet YA Author, National Treasure and This Year’s Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Recipient – Judy Blume!
What do scribbles, passion and a little bit of magic have in common? Based on our interview with Judy Blume, it seems like it might just be the recipe for literary genius. On October 9th, we will be honoring Judy Blume at the Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner, celebrating her contributions to the literary world […]
With her passion for writing and dedciation to Chicago proper – its no surprise this year’s 21st Century Award Recipient is Erika Sanchez. Meet the author!
Curious on who we’re honoring at this year’s Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner? Read on to be the first to see this year’s recipients!
Did you know that Scott Simon is a longtime friend of the Chicago Public Library Foundation and moderator of the honoree conversation at the Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner since 2011?
2017 Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner Raises a Record-Breaking $1.9 Million for Chicago Public Library Foundation
More than 800 Honor Bestselling Writers Margaret Atwood, Dave Eggers, and 21st Century Award recipient, Natalie Y. Moore.
In addition to her 2016 book release and role as a South Side bureau reporter for WBEZ, Natalie Moore will be adding 21st Century Award Recipient to her repertoire at this year’s Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner.