15 S Dubuque St
The Mission Creek Festival and the Iowa Nonfiction Writing Program presents NFWP Graduates Kristen Radtke and Lina Maria Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas, who will read from their new books. Kristen Radtke will talk about her graphic novel, Imagine Wanting Only This, published by Pantheon. Radtke, a writer and illustrator based in Brooklyn, is the managing editor of Sarabande Books and the film & video editor of TriQuarterly magazine.
Lina María Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas will read from Don’t Come Back, published by Mad River Books, an imprint of the Ohio State Press. She recently received a 2016 Writer’s Award from the Rona Jaffe Foundation. She has MFA degrees in both creative nonfiction and literary translation from the University of Iowa, and she is the author of Drown Sever Sing.