Events 2018-05-14T17:49:45+00:00

Upcoming Events

Linda at Northwestern University

Date: August 22, 2018

Linda will be interviewed on Wed., August 22nd
on the NU Alum Podcast, Intersections
about Northwestern University’s influence
on her career changes and life.
To be posted at a later date. Watch for it here.

How did Chicago get so segregated?

Date: September 13, 2018

Find out when Linda talks about Redlined
Thursday, Sept. 13th – 7pm
at The Book Cellar 

Past Events


Date: August 9, 2018

The National Association of Memoir Writers
discusses Redlined in its
4 PM PDT | 5 PM MDT | 6 PM CDT | 7 PM EDT
FREE to all

“The Impact of Economic Policy on Gender and Race” Join the conversation. Food provided.

Date: July 31, 2018

Time: 5:30pm - 9:pm

Location: Box Factory for the Arts, St. Joseph, MI

Keynote speaker at Chicago Writers Ass’n and Il Woman’s Press Ass’n

Date: July 21, 2018

Time: 7:pm - 10:pm

Location: Hidden Shamrock, 2723 N. Halsted St., Chicago

Come to the summer social of these two wonderful writers’ organizations and hear me speak about Redlined. 

“Meet the Author” – Linda Gartz at 57th Street Books

Date: June 24, 2018

Time: 3 - 4pm

Location: 1301 E. 57th St., Chicago, IL 60637

Linda will present about Redlined and the long-hidden letters and diaries that inspired her to write about the intimate family struggles that intersected with a racially changing West Side Chicago in the 1960s. Details click here

Elmhurst Public Library Local Author Fair

Date: June 23, 2018

Time: 12 - 3:pm

Location: 125 S. Prospect Avenue, Elmhurst, IL 60126

At 1pm, Linda will speak at about Redlined at the Elmhurst Public Library’s “Local Author Fair” in the Kossman Room

Linda speaks about “Redlined” with premed students

Date: June 22, 2018

Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Il

Her talk is part of an ongoing program to help future doctors and medical professionals understand the causes of our segregated city and its impact on present day access to health care, food justice, violence, and housing.

Presentation at Printers Row Literary Festival

Date: June 9, 2018

Time: 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Location: Jones College Prep–700 S. State St. Room 4004 (4th floor)

Linda will be interviewed on the John Williams Show

Date: June 6, 2018

Time: 2:05 pm

Location: WGN Radio 720AM