Tagged with Chicago Tribune

Essay Fiesta Says Get To Know Amy Guth

The July Essay Fiesta has shaped up to be a great show. We just got word that we’ll be a Metromix Best Bet yet again! Also, we’re pleased as punch to showcase our final reader, Amy Guth! Amy works for a real-live newspaper. You may have heard of it. It’s called the Chicago Tribune. (Note: … Continue reading

Get To Know: Tom Wolferman

Hey kids! Can you believe Essay Fiesta is next week? Allow us to shine a spotlight on our first reader, Tom Wolferman! Tom is a seriously funny writer. His work was recently featured as part of StoryStudio Chicago’s essay contest “You Write Funny Someday.” He’s also been published in such underground zines as the Chicago … Continue reading

Get To Know: Molly Each

Us Essay Fiesta folks know we’re not the only reading series in town. In fact, there’s about a bajillion of them, and more keep popping up everyday. But one of the most popular reading series that also specializes in personal essay is 2nd Story. And our guest reader Molly Each is one of the curators … Continue reading