Meet our authors at Printers Row

The Printers Row Lit Fest isn’t just one of the region’s biggest literary events — it’s also a chance to buy autographed books from writers in the Society of Midland Authors. During the festival, come by our table — tent space U, on Dearborn Street north of Polk Street in Chicago’s South Loop area. The following authors are scheduled to sell and sign their books at our table.

SATURDAY, JUNE 11 — 10 A.M.-NOON


James Finn Garner


Joseph Peterson


Timothy Chapman

SATURDAY, JUNE 11— NOON-2 P.M.


Marc Frazier


Carla Knorowski


Linda Gerdner

SATURDAY, JUNE 11 — 2-4 P.M.


Patricia Skalka


R. Craig Sautter

SUNDAY, JUNE 12 — 10 A.M.-NOON


Libby Fischer Hellman


Sam Reaves


Jan Spivey Gilchrist

SUNDAY, JUNE 12 — NOON- 2 P.M.


Whitney Scott


Robert Loerzel

SUNDAY, JUNE 12 — 2-4 P.M.


Anastasia Royal

The Printers Row Lit Fest is considered the largest free outdoor literary event in the Midwest, drawing more than 125,000 book lovers to the two-day showcase, which features booksellers and literary organizations as well as readings and discussions. It is located on Chicago’s historic Printers Row, on and around the area of Dearborn Street, from Congress to Polk streets. Admission is free.

Visit the the festival website for a schedule of events, a map of the festival grounds and more details.