Upcoming Author Events: Illinois Libraries Present


These virtual events are made possible by Illinois Libraries Present, a statewide collaboration. Illinois Libraries Present connects communities and audiences across the state through shared event experiences.

Upcoming Events

A Conversation with Shauna Sever
Tuesday, December 13, 7:00pm (on Zoom)

Join Shauna Sever, cookbook author, TV and radio contributor, and daughter of the great Midwest, for this special virtual Illinois Libraries Present holiday event. Shauna will share her love of food, baking, and some tips to make your holiday gatherings delicious.

As a writer, Shauna’s work is best defined by her baking-centric cookbooks. Her fourth, Midwest Made: Big, Bold Baking from the Heartland, was named a Best Baking Cookbooks of 2019 by The New York Times. She has also contributed food stories and recipes for The Wall Street Journal, Food52, Bon Appetit, The Kitchn, Real Simple, Midwest Living, Food and Wine, O Magazine, and many more.

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Past Events

A Conversation With Caitlin Doughty, Wednesday, November 16

An Evening with Marlee Matlin: From Oscar to West Wing and Beyond Wednesday, September 14