Thomas Mira y Lopez is the 2017-2018 Kenan Visiting Writer at the University of North Carolina. He holds an MFA in creative nonfiction from the University of Arizona. His work has appeared in The Georgia Review, Kenyon Review Online and The Normal School, among others. He is an editor of Territory, a literary project about maps and other strange objects, and an assistant fiction editor at DIAGRAM. Originally from New York, Mira y Lopez lives and teaches in North Carolina, where he is the 2017-2018 Kenan Visiting Writer at UNC-Chapel Hill.
His latest is “The Book of Final Resting Places.”