Huynh, Alessi, Mijares Poetry Reading

Poet Amanda Galvan Huynh will be joined by Michael Alessi and Natasha Mijares October 27th.
Amanda Galvan Huynh is a Mexican American writer from Texas. She is the author of Songs of Brujería (Big Lucks) and Co-Editor of Of Color: Poets' Ways of Making: An Anthology of Transformative Poetics (The Operating System). Her writing has been supported by The MacDowell Colony, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, Community of Writers at Squaw Valley, and others. Her poetry can be read in print and online journals such as Hayden's Ferry Review, Puerto del Sol, Hypertext Magazine, and The Southampton Review.
Michael Alessi’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in Paper DartsPassages NorthMid-American ReviewThe Cincinnati Review, and other journals. He is the author of the prose chapbook The Horribles (Greying Ghost Press). His writing has received honors and awards from the AWP Intro Journals Project, Best of the Net, Louisiana State University, the University of Memphis, and Old Dominion University, where he earned his MFA. A native of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, he lives in Chicago. 

Natasha Mijares is an artist, writer, curator, and educator. She received her MFA in Writing from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She has exhibited at MECA International Art Fair in Puerto Rico, The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, TCC Chicago, and Locust Projects. She has been published in Ginger, Container, Vinyl Poetry, The Gravity of the Thing, and others. 

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Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

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