Alba Machado

Alba Machado is a Chicago writer, editor, and teacher. The founding editor of Literary Chicago, a webzine now on hiatus, her work has appeared in the Chicago Reader, Curbside Splendor, Knee-Jerk Magazine, Gapers Block, and others. She holds a bachelor's degree in English from Roosevelt University, taught language arts in the Chicago Public Schools, and is currently pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing - Fiction from Columbia College Chicago.