August 1, 2014

The CCLaP Weekender for August 1st is here!

CCLaP Weekender for August 1, 2014

This week's edition of our new e-magazine, The CCLaP Weekender released every Friday morning, is now online for your free downloading pleasure. It features a new piece of original fiction by Marian Hayes; a photography feature highlighting the work of Italian artist Francis Flower; and our usual look at the upcoming week of Chicago literary events. Use the links below to access it right now.

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CCLaP Showcase: Amber Hargroder

And don't forget about the August edition of our new reading series and open mic, the CCLaP Showcase being held at City Lit Books in the Logan Square neighborhood (2523 N. Kedzie). Being held on Tuesday, August 26th at 6:30 pm, it will feature local playwright Amber Hargroder (, performing from her various works (including her recent hit "Marilyn Monroe, Whoever You Are"). There will also be room for six open-mic slots, for performances of five minutes apiece (strictly timed); if you'd like to sign up in advance for one of these slots, drop us a line at cclapcenter [at] (Don't forget that the entire thing will be recorded for our podcast as well.) Do make sure to go by the event's Facebook listing for more, and we hope to see all you Chicagoans there.

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Filed by Jason Pettus at 7:00 AM, August 1, 2014. Filed under: CCLaP Publishing | Literature | Literature:Fiction | Photography | Profiles |