Join CWA at Printers Row Lit Fest

Update: All signing slots are Sold Out

The Chicago Writers Association returns to Printers Row Lit Fest on September 10 and 11, 2022. All 60 signing slots are sold out. If you'd like to be on the waiting list in the event of any author cancellations, send an email to with the subject heading: "Add me to the Printers Row wait list!" If spots do open up, we will offer them in the wait list order at the same $50 price via a PayPal invoice. We look forward to seeing you at the fest!

About Printers Row Lit Fest: Presented by the not-for-profit Near South Planning Board, the Printers Row Lit Fest is the largest free outdoor literary showcase in the Midwest. The much-anticipated 2022 Printers Row Lit Fest will take place along Dearborn Street, from Dearborn Station to Ida B. Wells Drive, rain or shine, Saturday and Sunday, September 10–11, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. More than 100,000 visitors are expected over the two-day festival, which will feature carefully selected offerings from over 100 booksellers; everything from the tattered to the rare to ‘hot off the press,’ newly published works.

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