When: March 18-23 2012
Adopting the theme "Surviving the American Dream," the 16th go-round of Columbia College's Story Week Festival of Writers begins today with storytelling by 2nd Story that will feature Devon Polderman and Kathie Bergquist, among others. The festival, which stretches through Fri 3/23, is capped off by the Tribune's Rick Kogan presenting guests from the city's creative community reading works by their favorite local authors. Participants include lit scholar Bill Savage, WBEZ's Steve Edwards, and our very own managing editor, Jerome Ludwig. Check out colum.edu/storyweek for the festival's full schedule.