‘Last Year’ Explores the Potential of Paradox-free Time Travel

Before there were skyscrapers in Chicago, the city was just a small cluster of buildings sprawled across the Illinois plains. Robert Charles Wilson’s latest science fiction novel, Last Year, gives us a glimpse into that distant Chicago, going as far back as 1876. … More ‘Last Year’ Explores the Potential of Paradox-free Time Travel

Join Us and Martin Seay at the 2016 Chicago Book Expo

This Sunday, November 13, the Chicago Review of Books and our sister publication Arcturus magazine will have a booth at the fifth annual Chicago Book Expo. The book fair and expo floor at Columbia College (1104 S. Wabash) are completely free and open to the public from noon to 5 p.m. We’ll be giving away dozens … More Join Us and Martin Seay at the 2016 Chicago Book Expo