A deeply engaging debut novel about a morality clash in an insular Chicago neighborhood.
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An erotic drama about four sexy couples and one swingers’ club where their fantasies and nightmares collide.
A literary journal’s debut featuring writing from: Donnell Alexander, Federico Anderson, Dana Crum, Michael A. Gonzales, KRS-One, Michael C. Ladd, Ferentz Lafargue, Reginald Lewis, Adam Mansbach, Caille Millner, muMs, and Greg Tate.
Theasa Tuohy presents Flying Jenny at the Grand Central Library Teen Central in Manhattan.
1/3/19 – 1/6/19
Achy Obejas (The Tower of the Antilles) will be appearing on programming at the annual MLA Convention in Chicago. Full program details and more information: https://mla19.org/.
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