Freda Love Smith
Freda Love Smith is a writer, drummer, and lecturer living in Evanston, Illinois. She has published short stories in outlets including The North American Review and Smokelong Quarterly, and has written about food for Paste Magazine, Talkhouse, and Newcity. Her book, Red Velvet Underground: A rock memoir, with recipes, was published in 2015. She currently drums for the Chicago band Sunshine Boys and works as an advisor and lecturer at Northwestern University.