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Q&A With Elena Passarello at Women and Children First in Chicago on March 28th

  • Women and Children First 5233 North Clark Street Chicago, IL, 60640 United States (map)
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Elena Passarello will answer questions about her forthcoming collection of essays, Animals Strike Curious Poses, at Women and Children First in Chicago on March 28th, 2017 at 7PM. Be sure to bring your copy for her to sign! For more information, visit the event page here.


About the author: Elena Passarello is an actor, a writer, and recipient of a 2015 Whiting Award. Her first collection with Sarabande Books, Let Me Clear My Throat, won the gold medal for nonfiction at the 2013 Independent Publisher Awards and was a finalist for the 2014 Oregon Book Award. Her essays on performance, pop culture, and the natural world have been published in Oxford AmericanSlateCreative Nonfiction, and The Iowa Review, among other publications, as well as in the 2015 anthologies "Cat is Art Spelled Wrong" and "After Montaigne: Contemporary Essayists Cover the Essay." Passarello lives in Corvallis, Oregon and teaches at Oregon State University.