Below, selections from John's work, including a couple unpublished pieces .
- "Trouble & Bedazzlement:The Italian Metamorphosis" At The Guggenheim, 1994-95
- From Cooking the Octopus: Camorra, Color, and Murder
Contact John Domini
John is always glad to hear from readers and thinkers: firstname.lastname@example.org
He has won awards in all genres, and publications include fiction in Paris Review non-fiction in The New York Times, and poetry in Meridian. The New York Times has praised his work as "dreamlike... grabs hold of both reader and character," and Alan Cheuse, of NPR's "All Things Considered," described it as "witty and biting."
John's grants include an NEA Fellowship and a Major Artist Award from the Iowa Arts Council. has taught at Harvard, Northwestern, and elsewhere, and he makes his home in Des Moines.
Photo credit: Camille Renee.