Join StoryStudio for our periodic student readings, either virtually or in-person, depending on the session and the season! We love to feature the work of our students, and we’re dedicated to our independent bookstores. When we’re in person, find us at one of our favorites: The Book Cellar.


Thursday, August 4 • 7pm Central
Hosted By: Vu Tran
Location: The Book Cellar
Nina Li Coomes
Len Joy
Gulnaz Saiyed
Sara Cutaia
Ryan Elliot Smith
Jake Mattox
Ericka Carmona-Vega


Interested in joining forces with StoryStudio to help organize or promote an event? Would you like help setting up a reading or literary event? Please fill out this form and we’ll get back to you with how StoryStudio can best assist.


  1. Your book will be published within the next 2 calendar years.
  2. Author is a current/ former student or instructor at StoryStudio Chicago.
  3. To allow for staff planning, please submit requests four months in advance of your event or publication.