Reading by Fiction Writer Kirstin Valdez Quade

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

At Logan Center, Terrace Seminar Room

Kirstin Valdez Quade reads from Night at the Fiestas, her debut short story collection set in northern New Mexico, for which she received a “5 Under 35” award from the National Book Foundation. Quade is the recipient of the Rona Jaffe Foundation Writer’s Award and the 2013 Narrative Prize. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Best American Short StoriesThe O. Henry Prize Stories, and elsewhere. She was a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford University; she will be joining the creative writing faculty at Princeton University in 2016.


Presented by the New Voices Reading Series and the Committee on Creative Writing.

Event Location: 
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
915 E. 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637