Women & Children First, 5233 N. Clark St., will host poets Danez Smith and Eve Ewing on Saturday, Nov. 4, at 7:30 p.m.
The two authors will be reading from their recently released collectionsDon't Call Us Dead ( Smith ) and Electric Arches ( Ewing ).
Smith, who lives in Minneapolis, is the author of [insert] boy, winner of the Lambda Literary Award for Gay Poetry and the Kate Tufts Discovery Award. Ewinga sociologist at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administrationis a writer, scholar, artist and educator; her work has appeared in Poetry, the New Yorker, New Republic, the Nation,the Atlantic, and many other publications.
See WomenAndChildrenFirst.com .