Kathy will read stories and poems about growing up Irish Catholic in New Jersey in the 80s.
Kathy O'Neill is a writer and storyteller in the Chicago SLAM story tradition. The award winning writer, arts producer and journalist has been published in New City, Book and Film Globe and ABCNews.com. She has read her stories at a sold out performance at Steppenwolf Theatre and such productions as Is This a Thing?, Storylab, Do Not Submit and This Much is True. Recent performances include the November Irish American Writers & and Artists Salon with Malachy McCourt. O'Neill trained in storytelling under two-time Moth Slam winner Scott Whitehair, and at the University of Limerick Frank McCourt Summer School at New York University, under writers Joseph O'Connor, Donal Ryan and poet Martin Dyar.