LEILA CHATTI & CORNELIUS FITZPATRICK
SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 6:30PM
Poetry Fellow LEILA CHATTI is a Tunisian-American poet. She holds an MFA in poetry from North Carolina State University and has been awarded scholarships from the Tin House Writers’ Workshop, Dickinson House, and the Quest Writer’s Conference. Her poems have been recognized by Narrative Magazine’s 30 Below Contest, the Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Prize, and the Academy of American Poets, and appear or are forthcoming in Best New Poets, Narrative, North American Review, The Missouri Review, TriQuarterly, Indiana Review, Gulf Coast, and elsewhere.
Fiction Fellow CORNELIUS FITZPATRICK was born in Brooklyn and grew up in New Jersey, California, and Georgia. He graduated with a BA from Columbia University in 2012 and an MFA from Colorado State University in 2015. His fiction has appeared in A Public Space, where he was a 2015 Emerging Writer Fellow