Catherine Theis and Jessica Savitz

Poetry Reading

Catherine Theis

The Fraud of Good Sleep

Jessica Savitz

Hunting is Painting           

 Join us tonight for a reading by two Chicago-area authors who are also Iowa Writers’ Workshop alums. Catherine Theis’s poems have appeared in Fence, Gulf Coast, LIT, Volt, and many other journals. Her first published collection, The Fraud of Good Sleep (Salt Modern Poets), was winner of the 2011 Cranshaw Prize. Jessica Savitz was the inaugural winner of the Madeleine P. Plonsker Emerging Writer’s Residency Prize. As part of that award, her first book of poetry, Hunting is Painting, was published by Lake Forest College Press’s imprint&NOW Books.

Event date: 
Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
5233 N. Clark St.
60640-2122 Chicago
The Fraud of Good Sleep By Catherine Theis Cover Image
ISBN: 9781844718795
Published: Salt Publishing - November 9th, 2011

Hunting is Painting By Jessica Savitz Cover Image
ISBN: 9780982315620
Published: Lake Forest College Press - September 28th, 2010

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