A National Museum Celebrating American Writers
180 N. Michigan, 2nd Floor
T, W, F, Sa, Su: 10-5 Th: 10-8
CLOSED Thanksgiving Day, OPEN F. Nov. 24

A National Museum Celebrating American Writers
180 N. Michigan, 2nd Floor
T, W, F, Sa, Su: 10-5 Th: 10-8
CLOSED Thanksgiving Day, OPEN F. Nov. 24


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AWM welcomes media inquiries. Please contact the Director of Marketing and Events, Karie McGahan at
312-374-8764 or at mcgahan@americanwritersmuseum.org

 


The American Writers Museum

September 1st, 2017
Poets & Writers visited the Museum and discussed its origins.

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Readers’ Choice: 50 States, 50 Winning Attractions

September 1st, 2017
The AWM was named the #1 Best Attraction in Illinois and featured on USA Today 10Best's website.

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11 Literary Destinations Every Book-Lover Should Visit in the Fall

September 1st, 2017
Bustle listed the AWM first in a list of 11 literary destinations to visit.

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Roger Ebert Induction Ceremony

August 24th, 2017
Chaz Ebert reported on the induction of Roger Ebert into the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame, for which the ceremony was held at the AWM.

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Roger Ebert inducted into Chicago Literary Hall of Fame

August 19th, 2017
ABC7 reported on the induction of Roger Ebert into the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame.

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Chicago culture: art, literature and BBQ

August 13th, 2017
The Jewish Chronicle visited the AWM and focused on the Jewish writers featured in the museum.

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When destinations come alive on the page first

August 4th, 2017
The Boston Globe reports on the AWM and Affiliate Thurber House in Columbus, OH.

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The Writing’s on the Wall in Chicago…Literally

August 2nd, 2017
Simcha Travel visited the museum and gave an overview of the exhibits.

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Museum marvels: Chicago treasures worth a second look (or maybe a first)

July 20th, 2017
The Chicago Tribune listed 40 Chicago museums worth visiting, including the AWM as the #2 pick.

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Chicago: where words will never fail you

July 20th, 2017
The Toronto Star visited Chicago and featured the museum prominently alongside other literary events and places in Chicago.

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