Chris Wiewiora

Author's Bio

Chris Wiewiora was born in Buckhannon, WV (’87); spent his childhood in Warsaw, Poland (’87-’96), and then grew up in Orlando, FL. In spring 2010, he graduated with an Honors in the Major English BA from the University of Central Florida where he worked as an editor at the Florida Review. Currently, he lives in Ames, IA where he earned an MFA in Creative Writing and Environment at Iowa State University.

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
Best Food Writing
(Perseus Press, 2016)
Journals: 
A River & Sound Review, Emprise Review, Etude, Frostwriting, Gastronomica, Graze, MAKE: A Chicago Literary Magazine, Marco Polo Arts Mag, Nerve, Now and Then, REAL: Regarding Arts & Letters, Redivider, Slice Magazine, South Loop Review, Stymie Magazine, Swink, The Drum, the Huffington Post, The Nervous Breakdown, The Rumpus, The Splinter Generation, Under the Gum Tree, Yemassee
Prizes Won: 
Second Place in Winning Writers' Sports Essay Contest 2014

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Polish American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Buckhannon
Raised in: 
Orlando, FL
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Last updated: Feb 09, 2015