Upcoming & Ongoing Events
- Event Date:Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 7:00pm
- Event Date:Friday, June 24, 2011 (All day)Sponsored by Printers' Ball and Curbside Splendor
Featuring Chicago culture writers/DJs:
Chess (UR Chicago)
- Event Date:Friday, June 10, 2011 - 7:00pm
Chicago Underground Library is pleased to announce Structurally Sound, our new series of Pop Up Libraries in partnership with community organizations throughout Chicago, starting with Comfort Station Logan Square, Chicago Grassroots Curriculum Taskforce in Uptown and North Branch Projects in Alba
- Event Date:Wednesday, March 30, 2011 - 6:30pm
Join CUL friends and volunteers for a special edition of our usual monthly meeting. Café Ballou has graciously offered us their space for the evening while we look for our own.
- Event Date:Saturday, March 26, 2011 - 10:00am
Join us for the second annual Chicago Zine Fest! With two full floors of tablers (featuring 300 zinesters!), a full day of workshops, a DIY Film Festival curated by Eric Ayotte, lectures, and more, there's something for everyone! Make a day of it.
ZINE EXHIBITION, 10am – 5pm
Conaway Center (1st & 8th Floor)
1104 S. Wabash Ave.
Visit Chicago Underground Library's Pop Up Library in the exhibition hall!
CUL's Nell Taylor participates in Archiving The Underground: A Conversation on Zines in Academiafacilitated by J Bee & Jami Sailor at 3pm in Workshop Room 1.
Discussion panel on the topic of zines in academia, including the growing legitimization of zines as an object of study as well as access and best practices. Panel members are still TBA but will be comprised of professors, librarians, archivists. Questions will be facilitated but panel will also be open to workshop attendee questions and input.
For a full list of workshops, please go here:
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
All venues are wheelchair accessible.
- Event Date:Thursday, March 24, 2011 - 4:00pm
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago is happy to host the second Small Press and Comics Symposium of Chicago!!! Please join us for an evening exploring what it takes to be a Small Press publisher in the windy city, followed by a conversation with an exciting bunch of comics makers and thinkers.
4:30 SMALL PRESS PANEL
Moderator: Sally Alatalo
Zach Dodson, featherproof press
Doug Fogelson, Front 40 Press
Caroline Picard, Green Lantern Press
Fred Sasaki, Poetry Foundation and Printers' Ball
5:30 COMICS PANEL
Moderator: Hillary Chute
6:15 MEET AND GREET
Hang out and draw with cool comics people or chat it up with your favorite small press publishers. There will be delicious treats to accompany the merry making!
For more information:
- Event Date:Tuesday, February 22, 2011 - 7:00pm
Rescheduled: February 22 7-9 (6:30 for new volunteers)
- Event Date:Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 1:00pm
Feb. 5, 2011, 621 W. Belmont 1-5
- Event Date:Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 6:00pm
Learn how to catalog or bring other work and enjoy free wi-fi and coffee.
6-10 PM at the CUL
- Event Date:Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 7:00pm
Meet at 6:30 for new volunteers