The Seminary Co-Op Bookstore will celebrate its grand opening on Saturday, May 11.
Author Aleksander Hemon will deliver the keynote address at 3 p.m. Hemon is the author of “Nowhere Man” and “The Lazarus Project” and is the editor of Dalkey Archive Press’ Best European Fiction anthology.
Co-Op employee Kate McIntyre will give three 40-minute long bookmaking demonstrations. Space is first-come first-served.
Authors Neil Shubin, Sara Paretsky and Fred Donner will all be available to chat and sign copies of their books.
The celebration will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.