Join us to celebrate the recent release of former Chicagoan Lindsay Tigue's debut poetry collection, System of Ghosts and to hear the work of two acclaimed local writers, Suman Chhabra and Helene Achanzar. Lindsay Tigue is a recent winner of the Iowa Poetry Prize. She is a graduate of the MFA program in Creative Writing and Environment at Iowa State University and is a current PhD student in Creative Writing at the University of Georgia. She lives in Athens, Georgia. Suman Chhabra is a multi-genre writer and cellist. She is the author of Demons Off, a chapbook through Meekling Press. Chhabra is a Kundiman Fellow. She teaches courses in English and Writing at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Helene Achanzar is a Kundiman fellow who has earned awards from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and Philippine American Writers and Artists, Inc. She is a freelance writer who has written for Steppenwolf Theatre Company and Vice Media.
Poetry Reading: Lindsay Tigue, System of Ghosts, with Suman Chhabra & Helene Achanzar
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm