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First Time First Taste - Carly Oishi

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Carly Oishi is the co-producer of Miss Spoken, a lady live lit show that happens the last Wednesday of the month at The Gallery Cabaret. She's also the former co-producer of Solo in the 2nd City, holds a 5-1 record at Write Club and was named "Wise Woman of the Week" by WBEZ affiliate Vocalo. Currently, she's working on a collection of essays, due out in May of 2017 with CCLaP Publishing.

produced by Dan Epstein and Brian Heath

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Topics: ancestry, chicago, first time, food, gerald dowd, japan, liam davis, live lit, martyrs', miss spoken, scott stevenson, steve frisbie, storytelling, the vapors, turning japanese, writer