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A Michelle Obama Tour of Chicago

Are you reading Michelle Obama's book, BECOMING? Want to see some of the homes she lived in on the South Side of Chicago?

Literary Tourism: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Other than a brief interlude in Ohio for college, I have lived in Minneapolis or Minneapolis-adjacent my entire life. People ...

Literary Tourism: Providence, Rhode Island

Known as a “Creative Capital” throughout New England, it’s no surprise that Providence, Rhode Island is a fantastic location for ...

Literary Tourism: Time Traveling in Mexico City

Mexico City is a treasure. Especially if you wish time travel was a reality. In Mexico City, you can see ...

Literary Tourism: Accra, Ghana

One of the best experiences during my time in college was studying abroad in Ghana. Although I spent a day ...

Digging Through Japan’s Bookshops

Japan has been on my bucket list since I read Across the Nightingale Floor when I was twelve years old. ...

Literary Tourism: Tulsa, OK

“Tulsa is a literary town. Always has been. Our job is to keep it that way.” These words from Booksmart ...

Literary Tourism: Chicago, Take 3

A guide of Chicago's literary sites including popular places for famous Chicago authors, great libraries, bookshops, and wonderful literary events.

Literary Tourism: Montreal

Growing up in Montreal, I didn’t realize what a strange city it is. It doesn’t feel like the rest of ...

A Bookish Tour of Hawai’i

Hawai’i has been having a hard time lately, between the ongoing eruption of Kilauea and the floods and landslides caused ...

Literary Tourism: Washington Island

From Anne’s Prince Edward Island and Ishmael’s Nantucket to The Island of the Blue Dolphins, islands have always been a ...

Literary Tourism: Oxford, UK

It’s difficult to write about Oxford and literature without it getting cliche. There have already been so many pieces about ...

Literary Tourism: Newark, New Jersey

Here are three things more people should tell you when you move to a new city, fresh out of college, ...

Literary Tourism: Los Angeles

Welcome, hello. Yes, it is warm out, isn’t it? And Los Angeles summer is just beginning—it will be hot like ...

Literary Tourism: Athens, GA

When people think of the small college town of Athens, Georgia (if they think of it at all), they often ...