Dates for 2020:
CANCELED: March 14th, 2020 at 6:30pm | Volumes Book Cafe | 1474 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622. In abundance of caution, we are following recommendations for social distancing. Deep Dish will resume consistent with government recommendations. Thank you.
Are you a writer of speculative fiction? Want to read your latest work in front of an audience? We’d love to have you join us next time. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. with the subject line CHICAGO DEEP DISH. Please include a few lines about your writing thus far, although we do try to include a mix of emerging and established writers; you need not be published to participate. If you have a new book coming out, though, do let us know — we’d love to feature it!
Past Deep Dish Readings
September 6, 2018: radio personality Niala Boodhoo joined us to host a discussion on SF/F with Mary Robinette Kowal and Mary Anne Mohanraj! We also featured authors David D. Levine, Mary Robinette Kowal, and SLF Director Mary Anne Mohanraj (as editor of Survivor) along with Chris Bauer, Cathy Crocco, Allison Manley, and Steven Silver.
June 7, 2018: featured Ada Palmer and Eden Robins, with Chris Bauer, Tanya DePass, Shareef Jackson, Todd Sumnar, and Anaea Lay.
March 2018: featured Mary Robinette Kowal and Sandi Wisenberg, with Aurelius Raines II, A.D. Jameson, Kevin Wabaunsee, Dawn Bonanno Hebein, and Scott Huggins.
December 2017: featured debut novelists: Michael Moreci and Sue Burke, with Angeli Primlani, Valya Dudycz Lupescu, Stephen Segal, and Dan Gonzalez.
October 2017: featured novelist Mary Robinette Kowal, debut novelist Cath Schaff-Stump, host Mary Anne Mohanraj, plus Chris Bauer, Richard Chwedyk, and Meg Khoury.