Zeyar Lynn - poet (Myanmar)
Fellow of the Sylt Foundation
Zeyar Lynn is taking part in the workshop "Violent Memories - Transformation and Trauma" in Yangon/Myanmar in April 2017 which is an collaboration of the Sylt Foundation and the Burma-based electronic arts journal Be Untexed.
Zeyar Lynn is an award-winning poet and translator who lives in Yangon. He is the author of eight poetry collections, and twelve books of poetics and translations. He has translated international poetry a lot, including works by John Ashbery, Charles Bernstein, Dean Young and Tomaž Šalamun. He was an IWP (Iowa Writing Program) fellow in 2013.
He is also amongst the contributors of the Burma-based electronic arts journal Be Untexed.