Due to COVID-19 YCA has suspended in-person programming. See our calendar for virtual programs.


YCA Artistic Director Launches New Book

YCA Artistic Director & Founder of Louder Than A Bomb, Kevin Coval, will launch his new book, A People’s History of Chicago, on March 4th, Chicago’s 180th Birthday,  at The Harold Washington Library at 5pm. He will be joined by many special guests. The event is a part of #LTAB17 & is free to attend.  A…
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YCA Welcomes New Director of Programs & Marketing Manager

Young Chicago Authors is excited to announce Kesha Daniels-Rush as the new Director of Programs & José Olivarez as the new Marketing Manager.  Kesha Daniels-Rush brings to YCA knowledge and practice established through her program development, implementation, and coordinating work with grassroots community organizations, public and private universities and public libraries, in addition to her…
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