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Born and raised on a dairy farm in rural southern Iowa, Kali VanBaale’s debut novel, THE SPACE BETWEEN (River City Publishing) earned a 2007 American Book Award, the 2007 Independent Publisher’s silver medal for general fiction, the 2007 Iowa Reader Literary Award for Fiction, and the 2006 Fred Bonnie Memorial First Novelist Award. Her short stories, essays, and articles have appeared in the anthologies A Cup of Comfort for Adoptive Families, Voice’s of Alzheimer’s, Voice’s of Caregiver’s, and The Writer.
In 2009, she was awarded a State of Iowa Arts Council major artist grant for work on an untitled second novel.
Kali holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts and teaches creative writing and literature at Drake Uni...more


When: Sept. 4th, 2014 7pm


Where: Midwest Writing Center


225 E 2nd St. Ste. 303, Davenport, IA


What: Join Kali VanBaale as she reads from work produced during her week-long retreat at the St. Mary Monastery Benet House as part of her Great River Writers’ Retreat award.


Contact: For more information, visit the Midwest Writing Center website here.


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