Poetry off the Shelf: Paisley Rekdal

Paisley Rekdal is the author of the poetry collections A Crash of Rhinos (2000), Six Girls without Pants (2002), The Invention of the Kaleidoscope (2007), and Imaginary Vessels (2016), as well as the book of essays "The Night My Mother Met Bruce Lee: Observations on Not Fitting In" (2000). Rekdal’s honors include a National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship, a Pushcart Prize, a Village Voice Writers on the Verge Award, and a Fulbright Fellowship to South Korea. She teaches at the University of Utah.
Cosponsored with the Writing Program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago