Saturday, June 14, 2008
dancing girl press & studio presents
"Vacations with Expectations:
Planning and Getting the Most out of Writers'
Conferences, Residencies, and Retreats." "
with Kristina Marie Darling
Harold Washington Library***
7th Floor, Meeting Room 7-NF
Saturday June 28th
Bio: Kristina Marie Darling is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis. She is the author of four chapbooks, which include Fevers and Clocks (March Street Press, 2006) and The Traffic in Women (Dancing Girl Press, 2006). A Pushcart Prize nominee in 2006, her poems, reviews, and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in many journals, which include Janus Head, Rattle, The Mid-America Poetry Review, CutBank, The Mid-American Review, Redactions: Poetry and Poetics, and others. Recent awards include residencies from the Centrum Foundation, the Writers Colony at Dairy Hollow, and the Mary Anderson Center for the Arts.
**please note that, due to the Fine Arts Building being closed for electrical work over the weekend, this event will take place at an alternate location, at the main CPL a couple blocks west of the studio.