- Exhibitions & Events
Printers' Ball 2011
Friday, July 29, 2011
7th Annual Printers' Ball: IT'S ALIVE!
The Ludington Building
1104 S. Wabash Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
The Printers’ Ball is an annual celebration of literary culture, featuring thousands of magazines, books, and broadsides available free of charge; live music, readings, and other performances; letterpress, offset, and paper-making demonstrations; and much more, free to all ages. This past year's theme was "It's Alive!" Formal attire was NOT required but costumes WERE encouraged!
Printers’ Ball was brought to you by the
Chicago Underground Library, Columbia College Chicago Center for Book
Paper Arts and Special Events Student Affairs, MAKE: A Chicago Literary
Magazine and Poetry. This year’s special guests included: Drag City
Judgeworks, New Directions, Pocket Guide to Hell Tours, and Uncle Fun!