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2017 Conference on Poetry Faculty: Elizabeth Powell

Elizabeth Powell

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Elizabeth A. I. Powell‘s second book of poems, Willy Loman’s Reckless Daughter: Living Truthfully Under Imaginary Circumstances, won the Robert Dana Prize in poetry, chosen by Maureen Seaton, and will be published by Anhinga Press in 2016. Her first book, The Republic of Self was chosen by C.K. Williams for the New Issues First Book Prize. In 2013, she won a Pushcart Prize. Powell has also received a Vermont Council on the Arts grants and a Yaddo fellowship. Her work has appeared in Alaska Quarterly Review, Barrow Street, Black Warrior Review, Ecotone, Harvard Review, Handsome, Hobart, Indiana Review, Missouri Review, Mississippi Review, Slope, Sugarhouse Review, Ploughshares, Post Road, and elsewhere. She is Editor of Green Mountains Review, and Associate Professor of Writing and Literature at Johnson State College. She also serves on the faculty of the low-residency MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Nebraska-Omaha and the Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA in Writing and Publishing. Born in New York City, she has lived in Vermont since 1989. Her website is: willylomansrecklessdaughter.com.

Read “At The Swatch Watch Store I Newark’s Terminal C” by Elizabeth Powell

Meet Elizabeth Powell and Hear Her Read Her Work



Poetry Reading by the 2017 Dartmouth Poet in Residence and Elizabeth Powell
Time: July 9 @ 8:00 pm – July 9 @ 8:00 pm

Date: January 24, 2017