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Jr. High Writing Jam! Featuring the IYWP and author Mike Meginnis

February 25, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

All 7th and 8th graders who like to write are invited. Come together with other writers to compare ideas and be inspired to write something new. Instructors from the Iowa Youth Writing Project will moderate this awesome event. Open mic, and amazing door prizes. FREE! 

Mike Meginnis is the author of Drowning Practice (2022, Ecco) and Fat Man and Little Boy (2014, Black Balloon). His short fiction and essays have appeared in Hobart, PANK, The Lifted Brow, Recommended Reading, Booth, The Pinch, The Collagist, The Sycamore Review, Fanzine, American Book Review, and Writer’s Digest. His story “Navigators” appeared in Best American Short Stories 2012. He lives and works in Iowa City.



February 25, 2023
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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City of Literature
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Poindexter Coffee
210 S Dubuque St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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