Joris Soeding holds a B.A. in Poetry from Columbia College Chicago. His second and most recent chapbook, Trees. Otherness. Instance., is based on the television show The X-Files. His poetry has appeared in Apocalypse, City Works, Columbia Poetry Review, Pebble Lake Review, Red River Review, Romantic Outsider (England), and Third Coast Press. He is currently a Poet-in-Residence at the Poetry Center of Chicago, an Exhibit Interpreter at the Chicago Children's Museum, and a Managing Editor for Another Chicago Magazine. He resides in the Andersonville neighborhood with his wife, Christa, and cat, Claws.
Joris Soeding and Connie Deanovich are collaborating on a project that is being performed at Café Mestizo on October 27.