New York performance poet Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz is headed to Chicago and she is bring Shappy Seaholtz with her. Cristin is a part of the NYC-Urbana Poetry Slam Team and represents them all over the world. She just reissued four of first chapbooks through Write Bloody Publishing including Hot Teen Slut (her tales from the days of writing for an Internet porn site) and Oh, Terrible Youth (poems rooted deeply in her childhood).
Cristin will be performing at Columbia College as part of their Poetry Slam Finals on April 15th at 7pm, and then with Shappy at Quimby's on April 16th. Saturday night at midnight, Cristin will be a guest on Second City's The Late Live Show. On Sunday April 17, Cristin and Shappy will be performing at the world famous Green Mill lounge, where Poetry Slam was born. And lastly, on Monday, April 18th, Cristin & Shappy will be performing in The Encyclopedia Show taking place at the National Forensics Association Finals, happening in Illinois State University.