2nd Story and City Lit Bookstore at Revolution Brewing TONIGHT from 7pm-9:30pm

2nd Story and City Lit Bookstore at Revolution Brewing

April 2, 2013
7pm - 9:30pm

at Revolution Brewing
2323 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL


2nd Story continues its book-release tour as three storytellers read their stories from the anthology Briefly Knocked Unconscious by a Low-Flying Duck: Stories from 2nd Story.




This is a free event!

The Storytellers


Andrew Reilly


Andrew Reilly's journalism, essays, photography, and fiction have appeared in a number of fine publications including ALARMUnified Field TheoryThe A.V. ClubThe AnglerThe Beachwood Reporter, and Norman Einstein's Sports & Rocket Science Quarterly, among others. He also founded the award-winning 35th Street Review, curated the Normal Words artistic and literary showcase, and served as managing editor ofReservoir magazine. He holds an M.A. in journalism from Columbia College, a B.S. in Business Computer Systems from Bradley University, and resides in Chicago.



Earliana McLaurin


Earliana “Earl” McLaurin is a Chicago-based actor and director who haphazardly adds the title of “writer” to the aforementioned list. Earliana is a company member with Bareboned Theatre and has worked with such companies as Stockyard’s Theatre Project, Hell in A Handbag Productions, and Livewire Theatre. Earliana was last seen onstage in Dried and Cured Meats part of Joe Janes 365 Sketch Festival. As always, Earliana would like to thank her family and friends for their infinite patience and support!



Lott Hill


Lott Hill is a poet, fiction writer, teacher, photographer, and a strong believer in engaged citizenship. He received his MFA in Fiction Writing from Columbia College Chicago, where he now serves as the Executive Director of the Center for Innovation in Teaching Excellence. Lott’s fiction, poetry, and nonfiction have appeared in multiple issues of Hair TriggerColumbia Poetry Review,Fish StoriesB-CityMetropolitan UniversitiesThe Spoon River Poetry Review, AdBusters, Demo, and the Association of American Colleges and Universities Peer Review and is a regular featured reader at 2nd Story.  His story Crazy for You is also included in the 2nd Story Anthology, Briefly Knocked Unconscious By A Low Flying Duck.


About the Stories on the Road Series


We’re proud to call Chicago our home, but we know that our fans and audiences live all across the nation. If you don’t live in Chicago, look for performances in our Stories on the Road series to come to a venue near you.


What to expect, and a little about Revolution Brewing


Revolution Brewing
2323 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL

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