The CCLaP Weekender for August 29th is here!
The new edition of the CCLaP Weekender features a new piece of original fiction by Mark Wagstaff; a photography feature highlighting the work of German artist Teimur Henrich; and our usual look at the upcoming week of Chicago literary events. Click through to view or download it right this moment. And don't forget about the September edition of the CCLaP Showcase, featuring Paulette Livers! Posted on by Jason Pettus 
Another packed house at the CCLaP Showcase! And look who’s featuring next month!
It was another packed house at City Lit Books earlier this week, for the latest CCLaP Showcase featuring Amber Hargroder; click through for lots of photos, and our big announcement regarding our future at the store. Plus we're happy to announce that September's show will feature local writer Paulette Livers, author of the darkly poetic Vietnam War drama "Cementville." Click through for all the details! Posted on by Jason Pettus 
Fernando Flores wins Honorable Mention (and 10,000 bucks) in this year’s Alfredo Cisneros del Moral Foundation Award!
We received some exciting news here at CCLaP headquarters this week -- author Fernando Flores has just won Honorable Mention (and a $10,000 paycheck) in this year's Alfredo Cisneros del Moral Foundation Award (started by award-winning author Sandra Cisneros), for his novella 'Death to the Bullshit Artists of South Texas, Vol. 1!' Click through for all the details, and our big congrats to Fernando for this major literary achievement! Posted on by Jason Pettus 
The CCLaP Weekender for August 22nd is here!
The new edition of the CCLaP Weekender features a new piece of original fiction by Joseph G. Peterson; a photography feature highlighting the work of Italian artist Elena Pezzetta; and our usual look at the upcoming week of Chicago literary events. Click through to download or view it onscreen right this moment. And don't forget the CCLaP Showcase at City Lit Books, coming this Tuesday! Posted on by Jason Pettus 
The CCLaP Weekender for August 15th is here!
Today's new issue of the CCLaP Weekender features a new piece of original fiction by Matt Rowan; a photography feature highlighting the work of Chicago artist Matthew Thornton; and our usual look at the upcoming week of Chicago literary events. Click through to download or view it online right this moment. Posted on by Jason Pettus