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Rush Hour Concert: Open Door Encore

Tuesday, August 5th, 5:45 PM

Saint James Cathedral
65 East Huron Street
312.787.7360
A reception will precede the concert at
5:15 PM
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An off-shoot of our monthly Open Door Reading Series, this Rush Hour Concert features readings of original poetry composed by André Price, and CM Burroughs alongside William Albright's "Abiding Passions," performed by Quintet Attacca. 

CM Burroughs serves as assistant professor of poetry at Columbia College Chicago. Her poetry has appeared in journals including Callaloo, jubilat, Ploughshares, VOLT, Bat City Review, and Sou’westerThe Vital System is her debut collection of poetry from Tupelo Press. She is senior editor for Tupelo Quarterly and co-editor for Court Green

Andre Price attended Carnegie Mellon University and graduated with a BA in creative writing. Originally from Baltimore Maryland, he is currently pursuing a MFA in poetry at Columbia College Chicago.

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