Monica Westin Performing and visual arts critic

Monica Westin writes about performing and visual arts for Chicago Magazine, the Onion A/V Club, and the alt-weekly newspaper New City in Chicago, where she is the former deputy editor and current contributing art editor of Flavorpill. She teaches writing, media theory, and arts criticism at DePaul University and is currently completing her PhD in rhetoric and English studies at the University of Illinois, Chicago, where she is writing a dissertation on the rhetoric of contemporary art. www.monicawestin.com