A National Museum Celebrating American Writers
Opening in Chicago in 2017

A National Museum Celebrating American Writers Opening in Chicago in 2017



Celebrating American writers past and present


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See developing plans for AWM’s exhibits, galleries, and social spaces.

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How brilliant:  An institution that will tell the stories of the people who tell us stories.  The American Writers’ Museum promises narrative riches of every kind, in and well beyond its own walls.  It is set to work some very powerful magic.

Stacy Shiff, Author and New York Times Guest Columnist

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