GBOMA Submissions are OPEN! Deadline extended to Sept 10th –get moving folks

08/23/2017By guildComplexBlog, Contests, News No Comments

Exciting Announcement 24th Annual Gwendolyn Brooks Open Mic Awards  2017 SUBMISSIONS Extended to Sunday, September 10th at 11:59 PM!   The Gwendolyn Brooks Open Mic Award competition is open to Illinois residents aged 18 and older. This annual event is always a crown pleaser with past winners including the esteemed poets Sename Amagashie, Lucy Anderton, Tara Betts, C.C. … Read More

Lisa Wagner talks with Dipika Mukherjee, Sonal Shukla, and Samantha Hoffman at the American Writers Museum, August 1 2017 | 5:00-7:00 PM

07/26/2017By guildComplexEvents & Programs, News No Comments

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 | 5:00-7:00 PM at the American Writers Museum Join us for a reading and signing with Dipika Mukherjee (Shambala Junction), winner of the Virginia Prize for Fiction winner, Aurora Metro Books’ biennial prize to encourage and promote new writing by women. Mukherjee’s debut novel was long-listed for the Man Asian Literary Prize (2011) … Read More