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Welcome to Our New Six Points Curator, Natasha Mijares

Please help us give a big Poetry Center welcome to our new Six Points curator, Natasha Mijares! We are so excited for your energy and your ideas. We are delighted […]

Farewell to Six Points Curator, Danielle Susi

Today we send out a a huge thank you to our fabulous Six Points curator, Danielle Susi. She has given us years of intelligent, exciting pairings of poets, showcasing voices […]

Justin Boening & J. Jerome Cruz To Read Oct. 26

Join the Poetry Center of Chicago at Innertown Pub for the October installment of the Six Points Reading Series! In 2016 we continue to move to a variety of rotating […]

“Poetry from the Inside” Special Event on Sept. 28

The Poetry Center of Chicago is proud to partner with Free Write Arts & Literacy and Chicago Books to Women in Prison to present a special reading and book drive […]

Toby Altman & Maggie Queeney to read Sept. 14

Join the Poetry Center of Chicago at City Lit Books for the September installment of the Six Points Reading Series on September 14 at 6:30pm In 2016 we continue to move to a […]

Help Us Fund Hands on Stanzas Scholarships!

Our 2nd annual crowdfunding campaign is live! Will you help us bring poets into Chicago classrooms? Hands On Stanzas scholarships are funded through a combination of grants and personal donations–and that’s […]

Holly Amos, Mairead Case, and Dan Magers To Read August 10th

Join the Poetry Center of Chicago at Mars Gallery for the August installment of the Six Points Reading Series on August 10th at 7pm! In 2016 we continue to move […]

Kevin Coval and Jac Jemc To Read July 20

Join the Poetry Center of Chicago at Innertown Pub for the July installment of the Six Points Reading Series on July 20th at 7pm! In 2016 we continue to move […]

H. Melt and Kush Thompson To Read

Join the Poetry Center of Chicago at Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art for the June installment of the Six Points Reading Series! In 2016 we continue to […]

Helene Achanzar & Tim “Toaster” Henderson to read May 19

Join the Poetry Center of Chicago at Beauty & Brawn in Logan Square for the May installment of the Six Points Reading Series on May 19 at 7pm! In 2016 […]