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  • Upcoming Chicago literary events

    Upcoming Chicago literary events
    Jan. 20: Zoe Sugg, the YouTube vlogger known as "Zoella," will discuss her debut novel, "Girl Online." 6 p.m., Barnes & Noble- Old Orchard, 55 Old Orchard Center, Skokie, barnesandnoble.com, 847-676-2230
  • Harold Washington Library to close Saturday

    Harold Washington Library to close Saturday
    Chicago's main library will be closed Saturday as work crews put in an emergency generator. The power will be temporarily cut at the Harold Washington Library Center at 400 S. State St. so the equipment can be installed, according to Chicago Public...

    Best of Museums 2014: The big stories, from 'Bowie' to orchids

    Best of Museums 2014: The big stories, from 'Bowie' to orchids
    The biggest museum story in Chicago in 2014 was, of course, the one that's on the horizon. During the year, billionaire filmmaker George Lucas chose Chicago for his Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, was offered a prime lakefront site in a current Soldier...

    One man's fine art of complaining about your post office

    One man's fine art of complaining about your post office
    Marc Fischer approached the Logan Square post office the way a beaten dog approaches its owner. He came at it sideways, tentatively, prepared to flee. His memories of the place were not especially warm. When he was asked by a reporter to return to the...

    Tribune literary prize winners share love of story

    Tribune literary prize winners share love of story
    Before rocker and author Patti Smith could read, she so marveled at books and their intricate markings — a secret language known only to adults — that she put a tome under her pillow at night and hoped to dream whatever mystery lay between its...