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Kim Brooks, Small Animals, Sophie Lucido Johnson, Many Love and Barrie Jean Borich, Apocalypse, Darling in conversation with Patrick Jehle

June 9, 2019 from 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

A graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and recipient of numerous fellowships, Kim Brooks is the author of Small Animals and the novel The Houseguest. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, New York Magazine, The Cut, and others. She lives in Chicago.


Sophie Lucido Johnson is a writer and illustrator whose work has been published in The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Guardian, and other places. Her first book, Many Love, was released last year by Simon and Schuster.



Barrie Jean Borich is author of Apocalypse, Darling, short-listed for the Lambda Literary Award. An earlier memoir Body Geographic won a Lammy, and another, My Lesbian Husband, won the Stonewall Book Award. Borich teaches at DePaul University where she edits Slag Glass City, a journal of the urban essay arts.


June 9, 2019
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
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Arts & Poetry Stage
60 W. Polk Street
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
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