News & Events


Ilanot Journal nominated “Haute Couture” for a Pushcart Prize.


November 15

RHINO Reads! in Normal – part of the #RHINO40Readings40Cities Celebration

Normal Public Library | Normal, IL

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October 14

Reading with Ricochet Review

Women and Children First Bookstore | Chicago, IL

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October 11

Reading with Bruce Willard and Christina Pugh

Seminary Co-op Bookstore | Chicago, IL

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September 17 – November 19

Writing the City: A Poetry Workshop

Newberry Library | Chicago, IL

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House of McQueen was selected by Vievee Francis for the 2016 Four Way Books Intro Prize!
Publication in Spring 2018.


July 30

Workshop: Writing the Unexpected

Studio Hauptli | Berkeley, CA

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June 25

Reading with Borderbend Arts: Summer City in a Garden

Mozart Park | Chicago, IL


May 20

Reading: Lagoons Sessions Series

Uptown Arts Center | Chicago, IL


April 28

Ricochet Review Release Party

Von Steuben Metropolitan Science Center | Chicago, IL


April 1

Reading with Wave Books, St Mary’s College, and POOL Poetry

The Last Bookstore | Los Angeles, CA


March 30 – April 6 – AWP16

AWP16 & RHINO Table 1264

RHINO 2016 Release Party | Los Angeles, CA


March 5

Reading: Tiger Room Salon | Evanston, IL


February 24

Poetry Judge: Poetry Out Loud

Poetry Foundation | Chicago, IL