<![CDATA[The Nelson Algren Committee - News and Events]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:33:07 -0600Weebly<![CDATA[´╗┐Mary Wisniewksi at City Lit Books!]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:32:00 GMThttp://nelsonalgren.org/news-and-events/mary-wisniewksi-at-city-lit-booksJoin us at home on the northwest side on January 12th for a reading with Mary Wisniewski, author of Algren: a Life and esteemed friend of the Algren Committee, this Thursday, January 12th. The event begins at 6:30 and runs until 8 o'clock at City Lit Books in Logan Square (2523 N. Kedzie Blvd.). More information here.]]><![CDATA[Mary Wisniewski at 57th Street Books]]>Thu, 06 Oct 2016 19:12:22 GMThttp://nelsonalgren.org/news-and-events/mary-wisniewski-at-57th-street-booksJoin us Monday, October 24th, at 57th Street Books in Hyde Park as we continue to celebrate the release of Wizniewski's new biography, "Algren: A Life." Committee founder Warren Leming will moderate discussion on the author's life, works, politics, and anything else that comes up. Event begins at 6:00 PM, visit 57th Street Books' website for more info.]]><![CDATA["Algren: A Life" Book Release Party]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 20:09:21 GMThttp://nelsonalgren.org/news-and-events/algren-a-life-book-release-partyJoin us at Volumes Bookcafe this Saturday as we celebrate the release of "Algren: A Life," a new biography on our beloved author by Chicago journalist Mary Wizniewski. The even is part of Wicker Park & West Town Lit Fest, started in 2015 to highlight the rich literary landscape with which Algren was so inseparably tied.

The event begins Saturday at 6:30, culminating with a journey to Rainbo Club, one of Algren's beloved neighborhood taverns. More info on Facebook.