A Kansas City Reading Series


Saturday, February 22nd, 7pm, Epperson Auditorium, Kansas City Art Institute (4415 Warwick Blvd, KCMO)

Robert LONG FOREMAN has won a Pushcart Prize and published two books, AMONG OTHER THINGS, a collection of essays, and I AM HERE TO MAKE FRIENDS, a collection of short fiction. His novel WEIRD PIG comes out October 2020. He lives in Kansas City.

Hai-Dang PHAN is the author of Reenactments: Poems and Translations (Sarabande, 2019). His work has been recognized by fellowships and scholarships from the National Endowment for the Arts, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, and the American Literary Translators Association, and has been appeared in The Fabulist, The Iowa Review, New England Review, The New Yorker, Poetry, Prelude, and Best American Poetry 2016. Born in Vietnam and raised in Wisconsin, he currently teaches at Grinnell College and lives in Iowa City.

Stefanie WORTMAN is the author of In the Permanent Collection. Her poems and essays have appeared in the Boston Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Copper Nickel, and other publications. She lives in Kansas City.