Bruna Dantas Lobato
Reading: Writers of Color Reading Series
Saturday, Oct. 13 at 8 p.m. — Englert Theatre | View Schedule
Writers of Color Reading Series w. Natalia Reyes, K Siyanda Mohutsiwa, Bruna Dantas Lobato, Aimee Fredericksen, Leon Pan, and Joe Emanuel.
Pakistani-Kashmiri-American poet and Fulbright fellow Fatimah Asghar, popularly known as co-creator and writer of the Emmy-nominated web series Brown Girls, will lead our next installment of the Writers of Color Reading Series. Also featuring Natalia Reyes, K Siyanda Mohutsiwa, Bruna Dantas Lobato, Aimee Fredericksen, Leon Pan, and Joe Emanuel.
Bruna Dantas Lobato was born and raised in Natal, Brazil. A graduate of Bennington College, she received her MFA in Fiction from New York University and is currently an MFA candidate in Literary Translation at the University of Iowa. Her stories, essays, and translations from the Portuguese have appeared in Harvard Review, Ploughshares online, BOMB, The Common, and elsewhere. She is a 2018 A Public Space Fellow.