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Daniel Khalastchi

Danny Khalastchi
Director, Magid Center for Undergraduate Writing
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Daniel is a graduate of University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. He is the author of Manoleria (Tupelo Press, 2011) and Tradition (McSweeney’s, 2015), and his poems have appeared in a variety of publications, including Colorado Review, Denver Quarterly, Fence, H_NGM_N, Iowa Review, jubilat, Ninth Letter, Octopus Magazine, 1913: A Journal of Forms, and Best American Experimental Writing 2014. A former fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Daniel has taught advanced writing and literature courses at Augustana College and Marquette University, and he currently serves as Director of the University of Iowa’s Magid Center for Undergraduate Writing. He lives in Iowa City and is the co-founder and managing editor of Rescue Press. His recent awards include a residency at the prestigious Hermitage Artist Retreat.