F144. Airlie Press and Sixteen Rivers Press Poetry Reading

Scott James Bookfair Stage, Washington State Convention Center, Level 4
Friday, February 28, 2014
10:30 am to 11:45 am


Members of two West Coast poetry publishing collectives read from their recently published works.



Tim Shaner’s work has appeared in West Wind Review, Colorado Review, The Claudius App, and Jacket. He curates A New Poetry Series in Eugene, Oregon, and teaches writing at Lane Community College. Picture X will be published by Airlie Press in the fall of 2014.

Annie Lighthart is a member and editor of Airlie Press and the author of the poetry collection Iron String. She has taught at Boston College, as a poet in the schools, and for many community groups.

Dawn Diez Willis is a poet, teacher, and editor. The author of Still Life with Judas & Lightning, her work has appeared in the Iowa Review, Gulf Coast, Southern Poetry Review, and Dogwood.

Terry Ehret is the author of Lost Body, Translations from the Human Language, Lucky Break, and Night Sky Journey. She is one of the founders of Sixteen Rivers poetry publishing collective, and from 2004-2006 she served as poet laureate of Sonoma County, where she teaches writing.

Beverly Burch’s first book of poetry, Sweet to Burn, won the Gival Prize and a Lambda Award. Her second book is How A Mirage Works. Two nonfiction books have been published: On Intimate Terms and Other Women.


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