Tuesday, October 3, 7:00–8:00 p.m.
Reading co-sponsored with the Poetry Foundation
61 W Superior St, Chicago
free and open to the public
Wednesday, October 4, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Writing Program White Box Studio 803
open to MFAW students (sign-up required)
Layli Long Soldier holds a BFA in creative writing from the Institute of American Indian Arts and an MFA from Bard College. Her poems have appeared in The American Poet, The American Reader, The Kenyon Review Online, American Indian Journal of Culture and Research, PEN America, The Brooklyn Rail, Eleven Eleven and Mud City, among others. She is a recipient of the NACF National Artist Fellowship, a Lannan Fellowship and the Whiting Award. She is the author of Chromosomory (Q Ave Press, 2010) and WHEREAS (Graywolf Press, 2017). She resides in Santa Fe, NM