5/31/2019 RHINO Reads! with Owen McLeod and Maggie Queeney
Open Mic + Featured Readers
Bookends and Beginnings
1712 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL
Owen McLeod is a philosophy professor, studio potter, and poet. His debut collection, Dream Kitchen, won the 2018 Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry, and his poems have found homes in journals such as Copper Nickel, New England Review, Ploughshares, RHINO, The Southern Review, Poetry Northwest, and elsewhere. This summer, he will hold a Walter E. Dakin Fellowship at the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. owenmcleodpoetry.com
Maggie Queeney is the author of settler, winner of the 2017 Baltic Writing Residency Poetry Chapbook Contest. Her most recent work is found or forthcoming in The North American Review, The Southwest Review, Fugue, The Fairy Tale Review, Nashville Review, and elsewhere. Recipient of a Ruth Stone Scholarship and a 2019 Individual Artists Program Grant from the City of Chicago's Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events, she reads and writes in Chicago.