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Jillian Maas Backman Invited to Chicago Book Expo 2011, Nov. 19-20

Jillian Maas Backman, author of the “interactive biography,” BEYOND THE PEWS: BREAKING WITH TRADITION AND LETTING GO OF RELIGIOUS LOCKDOWN, has been invited to appear at the Chicago Book Expo 2011.  Jillian will be representing Wicker Park Press, the distributor of her book, as well as her publisher, Lake Street Press. The Writers House Project is an investigation into community. We seek to create a hub for literature, offer physical space for writers, and provide artist services and residencies. Our long-term ambition is to acquire a building. In the meantime, we are a mobile endeavor sponsoring programs throughout Chicago and collaborating with existing literary and arts organizations. NOVEMBER 19-20, 2011  Uptown Goldblatt’s Building (former Borders Books) 4720 N. Broadway location Uptown Broadway Building 4701 N. Broadway Hours: Saturday 10am-6pm Sunday 12pm-6pm Over 40 participating Chicago fiction and poetry presses in a pop-up bookstore! Saturday after-party TBA – Joan of Arc to perform; Luis Humberto Valadez to open. Preface Reading Series November 14-18, 2011 Various locations in Uptown Jillian Maas Backman is available for personal consultations during the …