Stuart Dischell, Gabrielle Bates & Nancy Eimers
January 14, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm AKST
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Stuart Dischell is the author of Good Hope Road (Viking), a National Poetry Series Selection, Evenings & Avenues (Penguin), Dig Safe (Penguin), Backwards Days (Penguin), Children with Enemies (Chicago), and the forthcoming The Lookout Man (Chicago). His poems have appeared in The Alaska Quarterly, The Atlantic, Agni, The New Republic, Slate, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, and anthologies including Essential Poems, Hammer and Blaze, The Pushcart Prize, and Good Poems. A recipient of awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, the North Carolina Arts Council, and the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, he is a professor in the MFA Program in Creative Writing at the University of North Carolina Greensboro. Dischell is a contributing editor of Alaska Quarterly Review.
Gabrielle Bates is a writer from Birmingham, Alabama, currently living in Seattle. She works for Open Books: A Poem Emporium and co-hosts the podcast The Poet Salon, and her poems have appeared in the New Yorker, Poetry Magazine, Ploughshares, Alaska Quarterly Review, American Poetry Review, and BAX: Best American Experimental Writing. Her debut collection Judas Goat was recently named a finalist for the Bergman Prize.
Nancy Eimers is the author of four poetry collections, mostly recently Oz (Carnegie Mellon). Her poems have appeared in Field, Crazyhorse, Poetry International, Gettysburg Review, The Best American Poetry, and many other journals. She is the recipient of a Nation “Discovery” Award, a Whiting Writers Award, a Pushcart Prize and two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships. Eimers is a contributing editor of Alaska Quarterly Review.