5:00pm, Program + Reception: $80 individual / $150 couple | Program Only: $25 advance
An award-winning journalist and university professor, Milwaukee writer Jeffrey Perso's fiction has appeared in, among other places, Embark, Iconoclast, Kudzu House Quarterly, The Rockhurst Review, and Twisted Vine Literary Journal. Water Bodies is his first published novel.
Jim Chapson is the author of several poetry collections, including Plotinus Blushed (2013) and Daphnis & Ratboy (2009), both from Arlen House, and has had poems included in two recent anthologies: Jack London is Dead: Contemporary Euro-American Poetry of Hawai'i; and Imagining the Jewish God. Chapson served as Milwaukee’s Poet Laureate from 2013 to 2015.