Eve L Ewing
Ewing is a Chicago-based educational sociologist and writer. Electric Arches, her first book, won prizes from the American Library Association and the Poetry Society of America, as well as being named one of the finest books of the year by NPR and the Chicago Tribune. She is also the co-author (with Nate Marshall) of No Blue Memories: The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks and the author of Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Side. She teaches at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration as an assistant professor. Her writing has appeared in publications such as The New Yorker, The Atlantic, and The New York Times, among others.