IWP READING

October 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
Prairie Lights

Legodile ‘Dredd X’ Seganabeng (poet, fiction and nonfiction writer; Botswana) is a high school art teacher and spoken-word poet, performing regionally in Southern Africa, and across the country of Botswana. A recipient of the Bessie Head Literature Award, he frequently writes on human rights and women’s rights. His first novel, Josie, is being published in 2016. He participates courtesy of the U.S. Embassy in Gaborone.

Ng Virginia Suk-yin (fiction writer; Hong Kong) writes stories, often about her generation’s life in contemporary Hong Kong. They were recently gathered in the collection [People from the Mountain]. She also has a career in public relations. She participates courtesy of the Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation.