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  • Literary resolutions for 2011

    Literary resolutions for 2011
    What are your resolutions for the year ahead? Posing the question both in print and online, here are some highlights we heard from readers. From Facebook and email: "Read, read, read...I feel like I used to have (make?) so much more time to read in...
  • Bookworks

    Bookworks
    Blocks away from Wrigley Field, hidden among the bars lining Clark Street, there is a literary outpost that traffics mostly in used and rare books. That place is Bookworks. Owned by husband and wife Bob Roschke and Ronda Pilon, Bookworks has been in...
  • Contest judges share advice and their favorite stories

    Short stories may be magical creations, but writers need more than a wand. Judges of the 2010 Nelson Algren contest answer two questions about the craft of writing. The judges: •Peter Ho Davies, a professor at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor'...
  • Planning your trip to Paris

    Planning your trip to Paris
    THE BEST WAY TO PARIS From LAX, nonstop service to Paris is offered on Air France and Air Tahiti Nui. Direct service (stop, no change of plane) is offered on United, and connecting service (change of planes) is offered on American, Delta, Lufthansa,...
  • Book review: Joyce's jigsaw masterpiece

    Book review: Joyce's jigsaw masterpiece
    Often started, seldom finished. That's the knock on James Joyce's "Ulysses." Everyone knows Buck Mulligan is "stately" and "plump," but by the time Stephen Dedalus' allusive stream of consciousness gives way to Leopold Bloom's humanist point of view in...
  • "I Hotel" by Karen Tei Yamashita

    "I Hotel" by Karen Tei Yamashita
    "I Hotel" By Karen Tei Yamashita Coffee House Press, 640 pages, $19.95 (paperback) "I Hotel," by L.A. born, Santa Cruz writer Karen Tei Yamashita, stands as the single most ambitious and experimental work of fiction I have read in a long, longtime. But...
  • Theatre Y offers imaginative look into outcasts

    Theatre Y offers imaginative look into outcasts
    "Exiles" *** Until this spring, Chicago's Theatre Y focused exclusively on Romanian playwright Andras Visky, with productions of "Juliet: A Dialogue About Love" and "I Killed My Mother," both of which have toured internationally. But the company...
  • Book review: 'Ghost Light' by Joseph O'Connor

    Book review: 'Ghost Light' by Joseph O'Connor
    Joseph O'Connor — brother of SinĂ©ad O'Connor — published his first novel, "Cowboys and Indians," in 1991 and immediately saw it shortlisted for the Whitbread Prize. Since then O'Connor has published a series of novels, including "Star of the...
  • Court Theatre to stage 'Jitney,' Moliere and more

    Chicago's Court Theatre has announced its 2012-13 season. Bereft of new work or major reinterpretation, it seems notably less ambitious than in recent years, but will likely please those who like to see familiar, well-regarded titles. The season begins...
  • How to throw a Baltimore-style house cocktails party

    How to throw a Baltimore-style house cocktails party
    The Capital Grille and The James Joyce Pub have signature cocktails. Why shouldn’t your home? Every house should have a signature drink — one that reflects your personal style and comes out perfectly every time. With master mixologists rising...
  • Das Racist Bring Their Smart, Goofy Rap to Toad's Place

    Das Racist Bring Their Smart, Goofy Rap to Toad's Place
    Das Racist with Danny Brown and Despot. Thursday, Sept. 29, Toad's Place, 300 York St., New Haven, (203) 624-TOAD, toadsplace.com Toto, I don't think we're at the Combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell anymore. No, Das Racist has come quite far from...
  • Book Review: 'A Jane Austen Education' by William Deresiewicz

    Book Review: 'A Jane Austen Education' by William Deresiewicz
    A Jane Austen Education How Six Novels Taught Me About Love, Friendship, and the Things That Really Matter William Deresiewicz The Penguin Press: 258 pp., $25.95 Jane Austen's keen social observations and delightfully witty, sometimes foolish and...