What: An Actual Kansas Reading
Who: Kate Greenstreet reading poetry, Chloé Cooper Jones reading fiction, and a bunch of people listening to both while drinking wine and enjoying art and local, organic food.
Where: Wonder Fair Art Gallery and How (downstairs from Casbah Market, 803 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, KS)
When: Saturday, October 3rd, 2009, 7pm
Kate Greenstreet's second book, The Last 4 Things, is new from Ahsahta Press and includes a DVD containing two short films based on the two sections of the book. Ahsahta published Greenstreet's case sensitive in 2006. She is also the author of three chapbooks, most recently This is why I hurt you (Lame House Press, 2008). Find her poems in current or forthcoming issues of jubilat, VOLT, the Denver Quarterly, Fence, Court Green, and other journals. Visit her online at kickingwind.com.
Chloé Cooper Jones is a PhD candidate at the University of Kansas, where she also received her MFA and teaches writing. She also teaches at the Kansas City Art Institute. An excerpt from her novel-in-progress is forthcoming from Black Warrior Review. Jones can often be seen around Lawrence, KS surrounded by a supporting cast of virile and attractive young men to whom she lovingly refers as "The Wolfpack."