On Saturday, October 20, Joni Murphy and Kristi McGuire will give readings. Doors open at 7pm. This event is free.
Joni Murphy is a writer from New Mexico who lives in New York. Her work has appeared in 7×7, Canadian Art, Brick and elsewhere. She has created performance and sound art for ACRE, Resonance FM, and Sound Development City. Her debut novel, Double Teenage, was published by Book*hug. It was named one of The Globe and Mail’s 100 best books of 2016. Her novel Talking Animals, is set to come out with FSG Originals in 2020.
Kristi McGuire is an artist-educator, writer, and researcher. She teaches at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago; concurrently, for a decade, she worked as the Web/New Media Editor at the University of Chicago Press, and and continues to work as Consulting Editor at the Graham Foundation for the Advancement of the Fine Arts. She has collaborated with a spectrum of artists and scholars, for works published by Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Koenig, DOMINICA, Sternberg Press, Soberscove Press, Semiotext(e), Artists’ Platform and Projects, and Publication Studio. She is coeditor of Theorizing Visual Studies: Writing through the Discipline (Routledge, 2012).