Sunday Reading Series, Faleti, Martinez, & Wilson

Sunday Reading Series

Faleti, Martinez, & Wilson

Sun · August 18 2019

6:30 pm


This event is 21 and over

Sunday Reading Series
Sunday Reading Series
Sunday Reading Series: Poetry, Prose, & Cocktails is a monthly, free reading series, hosted by Simone Muench. It occurs on the 3rd Sunday of each month (with occasional substitutions) from 6:30PM-8:30PM at Hungry Brain located at 2319 W. Belmont Ave in Chicago, IL.

Doors at 6:30 | Event at 7:00 | Free | 21+
Faleti, Martinez, & Wilson
OLA FALETI is an essayist, poet, occasional fiction writer, and native Chicagoan. Her work has appeared in Hypertext Magazine, Rustbelt Chicago: An Anthology, Lunch Ticket, James Franco Review and elsewhere. Currently, Ola is working on a collection of poems about fictional best friends. In the daytime, she writes grants for a local creative writing nonprofit. She believes there's no such thing as too many flowers.

JUAN MARTINEZ is the author of Best Worst American, a story collection published by Small Beer Press and the inaugural winner of the Neukom Institute Award for Debut Speculative Fiction. He lives in Chicago and is an assistant professor at Northwestern University. His work has appeared in many literary journals and anthologies, including Glimmer Train, McSweeney's, Huizache, Ecotone, NPR's Selected Shorts, Mississippi Review and elsewhere. Visit and say hi at

JEREMY T. WILSON is the author of the short story collection Adult Teeth. He is a former winner of the Chicago Tribune’s Nelson Algren Award for short fiction, and his work has appeared in literary magazines such as The Carolina Quarterly, The Florida Review, Hobart, RHINO, Sonora Review, Third Coast and other publications. He holds an MFA from Northwestern University and teaches creative writing at The Chicago High School for the Arts. He lives in Evanston, Illinois with his wife and daughter.
Venue Information:
Hungry Brain
2319 W. Belmont
Chicago, IL, 60618