Inara Cedrins

Inara Cedrins is an artist, writer and translator who went to China to learn to paint in Chinese ink on silk in 1998, and remained five years teaching English at universities, using poetry as a vehicle. She then studied thangka painting and taught in Nepal; and lived in Riga, teaching Creative Writing at the University of Latvia, in 2005. Her anthology of contemporary Latvian poetry written while Latvia was under Soviet occupation was published by the University of Iowa Press in 1983. Upon...See more