Columbia College Chicago

Creative Writing Reading Series: Bhanu Kapil and Tony Trigilio

Columbia College Chicago's Creative Writing Department presents the Fall 2016 Reading Series. Free and open to the public. This reading will open with graduate fiction student Kenny Kelly and closes with a Q&A session with the audience.

Bhanu Kapil currently teaches at Naropa University and Godard College. Her cross-genre writing includes The Vertical Interrogation of Strangers and Humanimal: A Project for Future Children.

Tony Trigilio’s most recent collection of poetry is Inside the Walls of My Own House: The Complete Dark Shadows (of My Childhood), Book 2. He teaches poetry at Columbia College Chicago.

Books available: Ban en Banlieue (Kapil); The Complete Dark Shadows (of My Childhood) Book 1 and Inside the Walls of My Own House: The Complete Dark Shadows (of My Childhood), Book 2 (Trigilio)


About the Creative Writing Reading Series

The Columbia College Chicago Reading Series is committed to curating critically engaged contemporary works that challenge traditional discourse and embraces culturally relevant, diverse voices. The college’s unique connection to the vibrant cultural and educational district in the South Loop also sets the stage for some of the most fascinating, inspiring and influential conversations on the literary arts.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 5:30pm

Stage Two
618 S Michigan Ave, Chicago IL, 60605

Event Type

Performance, Reading


School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, English and Creative Writing





Free and open to the public

Contact Name

Najm Haq

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