Valya Dudycz Lupescu

Writer, fueled by coffee

11 November, 2015
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2015 Fuller Award to honor Haki Madhubuti

On November 18th at the Poetry Foundation, the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame will be awarding the Fuller Award for Lifetime Achievement to Haki Madhubuti.  In past years we have honored Gene Wolfe, Lisel Mueller, and Harry Mark Petrakis. Haki … Continue reading

22 September, 2014
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The 2014 Chicago Literary Hall of Fame Fuller Award

You may recall that two years ago, the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame awarded its inaugural Fuller Award for lifetime achievement to Gene Wolfe. You can read about the spectacular event here. The 2013 Award went to Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Lisel … Continue reading

19 August, 2014
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Chicago Literary Hall of Fame Fourth Annual Silent Auction

I have two longer blog posts to finish up, but I wanted to be sure to tell you about an important literary event coming up in Chicago this weekend. If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you’ve heard me mention … Continue reading