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Lee Chilcote will read at Mac's on Wednesday, February 13th at 7 pm followed by an open mic. His new poetry collection How to Live in Ruins was just published by Finishing Line Press

Chilcote is a journalist, essayist and poet. His articles have appeared in Vanity Fair, Next City, Belt, Planning, Land and People and other publications. His poetry and creative nonfiction have been published by Great Lakes Review, Pacific Review, Oyez Review and others. His essays have appeared in the books Rust Belt Chic: A Cleveland Anthology, The Cleveland Neighborhood Guidebook, and A Race Anthology: Dispatches and Artifacts from a Segregated City. He previously served as editor of Fresh Water Cleveland and Editorial Director for Issue Media Group. Lee is also the founder and former executive director of LIterary Cleveland

 In 2017, his chapbook of poems, The Shape of Home, was published by Finishing Line Press. His poem “Catching Sunfish” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize and The Shape of Home was nominated for the Society of Midland Authors Award in Poetry. 

Event date: 
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
1820 Coventry Rd.
Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
How to Live in Ruins Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635347951
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Finishing Line Press - November 23rd, 2018

The Shape of Home Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635341836
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Finishing Line Press - March 31st, 2017