kristy bowen

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About me

Industry Arts
Occupation writer and artist
Location Chicago, IL, United States
Introduction A writer and visual artist, Kristy Bowen is the author of several book, chapbook and zine projects, including the recent full-length collections SALVAGE (Black Lawrence Press, 2016) and MAJOR CHARACTERS IN MINOR FILMS (Sundress Publications, 2015), She lives in Chicago, where she runs dancing girl press & studio and spends much of her time writing, making papery things, and editing a chapbook series devoted to women authors. As her day job alter ego, she works in the library of an arts college, where she oversees the reserve collection and co-curates The Aesthetics of Research, a project devoted to the intersection of libraries and the arts.

Her seventh book, LITTLE APOCALYPSE, is due out from Noctuary Press in 2018.