The Fifth Anniversary of

The Thread


Thu, May 2  7:30 pm

Tickets: $25

Join Thread as they celebrate their fifth anniversary with an evening featuring eight of Chicago's finest story tellers plus many special guests.


Featuring Eileen Dougharty, Jeremy Owens, Diane Kastiel, Nestor Gomez, Jill Howe, Ada Cheng, David Barish, Sheri Reda, and Scott Whitehair.


Hosted by Ellen Blum Barish, the 2018 Artistic Excellence Award winner from the Skokie Arts Commission.


Thread is an independent online literary publication featuring short personal essays (Thread) and flash nonfiction (Stitch) that illuminate moments of human experience by established and emerging writers.  Essays in Thread have earned spots on the Best American Essays Notable list. Thread received a four-star review in The Review Review and a short feature in New Pages.


For more about Thread, visit

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