Jane Hamilton

Wisconsin best-selling author Jane Hamilton (A Map of the World) will join Gregory Blake Smith, award-winning author of The Maze at Windermere, in conversation at Boswell Book Company on Thursday, Feb. 8. more

Feb 6, 2018 1:23 PM Books

Keeping chickens in cities is not a new phenomenon. It was only recently, though, that Milwaukee legalized the right for urbanites to keep chickens in their backyards, joining a growing trend of urban areas allowing residents to raise fowl ... more

Mar 27, 2012 12:00 AM Books

The First Stage Children’s Theatre approaches its 25th anniversary in 2012. One of the most impressive children’s theatre programs in the country, First Stage continues to impress with works that educate and challenge in a variety of ways. As on.. more

Mar 3, 2011 1:09 PM Theater

As part of its opening-week celebration, Boswell Books makes good on its promise to continue bring authors to Milwaukee for readings, as the old Schwartz Bookshop did, tonight playing host to Wisconsin author and Oprah favorite Jane Hamilto... more

May 6, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee