Former Student Wows Crowd with Readings

Leigh Stein

Former student Leigh Stein (left) greets students, staff and community members after reading from her new poetry collection, “Dispatch From the Future,” and her debut novel, “The Fallback Plan,” during the recent Writers Read event at College of DuPage. More than 150 people showed up to hear Stein read, discuss her work and ask questions about the new author’s burgeoning career. Click here to view photos and a video from Stein’s appearance. (Press Photography Network/Special to College of DuPage)