Dixon Place Presents The Guerrilla Lit Reading Series
We are pleased to announce that our reading scheduled for Wednesday, April 27th will feature Leland Cheuk, Kaitlyn Greenidge, and Jackie Corley.
The reading will occur in the lounge at Dixon Place at 7:30 PM. The event is FREE and open to the public.
Leland Cheuk is the author of The Misadventures of Sulliver Pong. Cheuk has been awarded fellowships and artist residencies at the MacDowell Colony, I-Park Foundation, and Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts. Cheuk’s writing has also appeared or is forthcoming in publications such as Kenyon Review, The Rumpus, Heavy Feather Review, Necessary Fiction, Tahoma Literary Review, Lunch Ticket, Pif Magazine, and others. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Lesley University, and he lives in Brooklyn.
Kaitlyn Greenidge is originally from Boston. A graduate of Hunter College’s MFA Fiction program, she currently lives in Brooklyn. She has received scholarships to Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and is a 2016 NEA fellow in Literature. Her work has appeared in American Short Fiction, Virginia Quarterly Review, Kweli Journal, The Believer, Guernica and other places. Her debut novel, We Love You, Charlie Freeman was published by Algonquin Press in March 2016.
Jackie Corley is the founder and publisher of Word Riot and Word Riot Press. Her work has appeared in The Literary Review Online, Redivider, Fourteen Hills, 3AM Magazine and in various print anthologies. A short story collection, The Suburban Swindle, was published in 2008 by So New Press. She is a graduate of the Bennington Writing Seminars.
The Dixon Place Lounge is open before, during and after the show. Bar proceeds directly support DP’s artists and mission.
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