Dawn Davies has a BA from Vermont College of Fine Arts and an MFA from Florida International University. She has won several awards such as the Kentucky Women Writers’ Betty Gabehart Prize for Creative Nonfiction, the Arts & Letters Susan Atefat Prize in Creative Nonfiction, a Pushcart Special Mention, and the 2019 Florida Book Award Gold Medal for General Nonfiction. Her work has been published in numerous anthologies as well as journals such as The Missouri Review, Ninth Letter, Fourth Genre and Arts & Letters. She lives in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where she does everything from work construction to teach college writing. "Mothers of Sparta" is her debut.
This event is part of the Kenyon Review Literary Festival.
Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 4:30pm
Cheever Room in Finn House
102 West Wiggin Street, Gambier, OH 43022