Mark Those Calendars: WIP Reading on October 3rd

Come one, come all to a WIP (Works in Progress) Reading!

The Works-in-Progress (WIP) Reading Series started nearly a decade ago at Maggie Golston’s independent bookstore Biblio on Congress Street, where graduate students of The University of Arizona Creative Writing Program read their poetry and prose to fellow writers and the Tucson community at-large. To this day, the series is student-run and initiated. WIP provides graduate students of all genres a public space and forum to read their work. Light refreshments will be provided by WIP, but feel free to BYOB.

On Friday, October 3rd at 8pm, WIP will be hosting these talented writers at Casa Libre:

WIP photoMaya Kapoor has had a geographically complicated life. She typically writes about natural history and conservation biology. This is her 22nd year in school. She is enamored by slime molds as a metaphor for humanity. This does not make her a cynic–she loves slime molds.

K SchirmannKelly Schirmann is the author of Popular Music (Black Ocean, 2016) & the co-author of Boyfriend Mountain (Poor Claudia). She runs BLACK CAKE, a record label for audio-chapbooks of contemporary poetry. She lives at

Lela Scott MacNeilLela Scott MacNeil runs a rescue shelter for Utopias, working hard to find good homes for each and every one. She sometimes dresses up as Jackie O, just for fun.

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