Sonia Farmer

Sonia Farmer
Center for the Book
Graduate College

Sonia Farmer, currently pursuing her MFA in Book Arts at the University of Iowa Center for the Book, is a Bahamian artist and writer who uses letterpress printing, bookbinding, hand-papermaking, and digital projects to build narratives about the Caribbean space. She is the founder of Poinciana Paper Press, a small and independent press located in Nassau, The Bahamas, which produces handmade and limited edition chapbooks of Caribbean literature and promotes the crafts of book arts through workshops and creative collaborations.