The IWP at Prairie Lights: Golynko, Mendoza and Dunn


September 1, 2013 - 4:00pm


Prairie Lights Bookstore, 15 S. Dubuque St.

Contact Name: 

Morse, Kelly L

Contact Phone: 

+1 319 335 0128

 IWP residents Dmitry Golynko (Russia) and Lili Mendoza (Panama) will be joined by a Nonfiction Writing Program student Olivia Dunn at this free event.

Dmitry Golynko (poet; Russia) has five books of poems: Homo Scribens (1994), Директория [The Directory] (2001), Бетонные голубки [Concrete Doves] (2003), As it Turned Out (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2008) and most recently Что это было и другие обоснования [What It Was and the Other Arguments] (2013).  His poetry has been widely translated, and appears in numerous magazines, journals, and anthologies, including Graywolf Press’ New European Poets (2008).

Lili Mendoza (fiction writer, poet, translator; Panama) is the author of the short story collection Corazón de charol a–go–gó (2009). Her stories and poetry have been anthologized in Panama, Costa Rica, Spain, Peru, and the U.S., and showcased at literary events in Europe.

Olivia Dunn is an MFA Candidate at the University of Iowa Nonfiction Writing Program.