2022-2023 Efroymson Creative Writing Reading Series

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The Efroymson Creative Writing Reading Series is hosted by Columbia College Chicago’s English and Creative Writing Department and attracts prestigious, award-winning fiction writers, nonfiction writers, and poets.

This year’s featured guest speakers are Adrian Matejka, Vievee Francis, Huascar Medina, and Terese Mailhot.

The Speakeasy presents Rye Lanae Boothe and Huascar Medina

The Speakeasy@Swordfish Tom’s presents poets Rye Lanae Boothe and Kansas poet laureate Huascar Medina- doors open at 6, the reading starts at 7 pm. Free for all with a one drink minimum kindly of the best cocktails in the city!

Un Mango Grows in Kansas

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The latest book of poetry by Huascar E. Medina, in Spanish and English.