April 12 event: Poetry and fiction with Jim Reiss

The Society of Midland Authors invites you to our next event:

Poetry and fiction with author Jim Reiss

Tuesday, April 12
The Cliff Dwellers Club, 200 S. Michigan Ave., 22nd floor, Chicago
A social hour, with complimentary snacks and a cash bar, begins at 6 p.m.
The reading begins at 7 p.m.
This event is free and open to the public.
No advance registration is required.

Jim Reiss will read his poetry and fiction in a Society of Midland Authors program on Tuesday, April 12, at the Cliff Dwellers Club, 200 S. Michigan Ave., 22nd floor, Chicago. Reiss will speak at 7 p.m. A social hour, with complimentary snacks and a cash bar, begins at 6 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. No advance registration is required.

Reiss’ latest book of poetry is The Novel, published in 2015 by CW Books. Spuyten Duyvil will publish his debut novel, When Yellow Leaves, this year and his second novel, Façade for a Penny Arcade, in 2017. A University of Chicago graduate, Reiss has written six books of poetry, including The Breathers and Express. His work has appeared in The Atlantic, Esquire, New Republic, The New Yorker, The New York Times, Paris Review, Poetry and Slate. A professor emeritus of English at Miami University, Reiss is founding editor of Miami University Press. His website is jamesreiss.com.