9L will be in Chicago June 6 & 7 for Printers Row Lit Fest! You can find us in the University of Illinois tent (location K1-3). We'll have Printers Row specials on back issues, subscriptions, and the stunning brand new Spring/Summer 09 issue.
The following 9L contributors will be giving readings and participating on various Printers Row panels: Carolyn Alessio, Dave Eggers, Amy Guth, Robin Hemley, and Joe Meno.
The Illini Union Bookstore (IUB) and University of Illinois at Chicago Library (UIC) will be hosting author signings in the University of Illinois tent as well.
Authors hosted by the IUB will include: 9L friend, Mike Czyzniejewski (June 6, 11am), Kevin Davis (June 6, 2pm), Bayo Ojikuto (June 7, 11am), Nnedi Okorafor (June 7, 12pm), Alice B. McGinty (June 7, 2pm), and Orville Vernon Burton (June 7, 4pm).
UIC will be hosting Eileen Tanner and Gary Buslik on June 7 at 12:30pm.
The Lit Fest hours are 10am to 6pm. Admission is free. If you're in Chicago, stop by and say hello.