Myopic Bookstore

Photograph: Nicole Radja
Myopic Books
Wicker Park

This legendary used bookstore—one of Chicago's oldest and largest—stocks three floors' worth of books from floor to ceiling. Also, local poet Larry Sawyer has booked one of the best free poetry series in the Midwest here for years, and in Myopic’s top-floor space, the readings are even sunnier. 

Venue name: Myopic Bookstore
Address: 1564 N Milwaukee Ave

Cross street: at Damen Ave
Opening hours: Daily 9am-11pm
Transport: El: Blue to Damen. Bus: 50, 56, 72.
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