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Author: Dena Igusti

Dena Igusti (she/they) is a queer Indonesian Muslim poet, playwright, and journalist based in Queens, New York. She is the co-founder of Asian multidisciplinary arts collective UNCOMMON;YOU and literary press Short Line Review. She is a 2018 NYC Youth Poet Laureate Ambassador and 2017 Urban Word Federal Hall Fellow. She is a 2019 Player's Theatre Resident Playwright for her co-written Off- Broadway production Sharum. She is a 2020 Ars Nova Emerging Leaders Fellow. Her work has been featured in BOAAT Press, Peregrine Journal, and several other publications. She has performed at The Brooklyn Museum, The Apollo Theater, the 2018 Teen Vogue Summit, and several universities across the nation. She is the author of a book of poetry, CUT WOMAN, published by Game Over Books (2020). Socials: @dispatchdena on Instagram and Twitter.

Cut Woman
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Cut Woman

Game Over Books

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. Middle Eastern Studies. LGBTQIA Studies. Women Studies. In a post-colonial world shaped by what is and what will be lost, what is there left to celebrate? In Dena Igust's debut collection CUT WOMAN, Dena is ov...

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