IWP residents Amanda Lee Koe (Singapore) and Simon Urban (Germany) will be joined by an Iowa Writers Workshop poetry student at this free event.
Amanda Lee Koe (fiction writer; Singapore) edits fiction at Esquire (Singapore) and the literary journal Ceriph, creative nonfiction for the magazine POSKOD, and is a co–editor of Eastern Heathens, an anthology revisiting Asian folktales. Her first book, Ministry of Moral Panic, will appear later this year.
Simon Urban (fiction writer; Germany) has turned to full–time writing after a career in advertising. He is the author of the novel Plan D (2011); his short stories have been published in several literary journals.