has taught creative writing at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Knox College, Northwestern University and Portland State University. Her poems have been published in Cimarron Review
and Crab Orchard Review
, and her stories have been featured in such publications as Massachusetts Review, Callaloo, StoryQuarterly
and Painted Bride Quarterly
. Her essays have appeared in Columbia Review, The Oxford American, Saveur, ColorLines, Gravy
and The Southern Review
, among other publications. Audrey is the editor of High Rise Stories: Voices from Chicago Public Housing
(McSweeney’s/Voice of Witness). She currently directs The Odyssey Project at Illinois Humanities and teaches in the Prison+Neighborhood Arts Project.