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Rocky Flats - BPW Northwest Metro
Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM
Northwest Metro Chapter
Our program for this meeting will be a talk by renowned local author Kristen Iversen about Rocky Flats. Kristen Iversen grew up in Colorado and writes literary nonfiction and fiction.
She is a two-time winner of the Colorado book Award. Her books include Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats, as well as Molly Brown: Unraveling the Myth; Shadow Boxing: Art and Craft in Creative Nonfiction; and a forthcoming literary biography of Nikola Tesla.
Kristen is also editor of the anthology Doom with a View and co-editor of the anthology Don’t Look Now. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Nation, The American Scholar, and others. She is Professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of Cincinnati and Literary Nonfiction editor of the Cincinnati Review.
Kristen was chosen as a Fulbright Scholar to the University of Bergen Norway, for 2020-2021.