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Reading: Megan Fernandes & Bennett Sims

  • KN: Raum für Kunst im Kontext 68 Skalitzer Straße Berlin, Berlin, 10997 Germany (map)

The Berlin Writers' Workshop and KN: Raum für Kunst im Kontext present an evening with Megan Fernandes and Bennett Sims. We're excited to welcome Sims for the Berlin launch of White Dialogues, a collection of stories that "moves from slow-burn psychological horror to playful comedy, bringing us into the minds of people who are haunted by their environments, obsessions, and doubts."

Free entry. Limited seating.

About the authors:

Megan Fernandes is an American poet and academic. Her work has been published or is forthcoming in Tin House, Guernica, The Boston Review, PANK, Denver Quarterly, Hayden's Ferry Review, Bennington Review, Thrush, The Common, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Electric Literature, among many others. Her first book of poems, The Kingdom and After (Tightrope Books), was published in 2015. She holds a PhD in English from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and an MFA in poetry from Boston University. She currently is an Assistant Professor of English at Lafayette College and lives in NYC. 

Bennett Sims is the author of the novel A Questionable Shape (Two Dollar Radio, 2013), which received the Bard Fiction Prize and was a finalist for The Believer Book Award, and the collection White Dialogues (Two Dollar Radio, 2017). He is a recipient of a Michener-Copernicus Society Fellowship. His fiction has appeared in A Public SpaceConjunctionsElectric LiteratureTin House, and Zoetrope: All-Story, as well as in the Pushcart Prize Anthology. He holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and has taught at Bard College, Grinnell College, and the Iowa Writers' Workshop.

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