New Book News! We celebrate these poets and the publication of their new books Sunday, January 24 at 7 PM EST. Join us on Lit Youngstown’s YouTube channel for a live reading and conversation.
Indran Amirthanayagam writes poetry in English, Spanish, French, Haitian and Portuguese. He has published 19 books including the Paterson Prize winner The Elephants Of Reckoning. He is a 2020 poetry fellow from The Foundation for the Contemporary Arts and edits the Beltway Poetry Quarterly.
The Migrant States (Hanging Loose Press)
Cindy Bosley, a long-time citizen of Toledo, is a poet, essayist, and quilt artist. She holds a poetry MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, and is the author of The Siren Sonnets. One of her quilts appears in One Block Wonders of The World.
Quilt Life (Bottom Dog Press)
Page Hill Starzinger’s first poetry collection, Vestigial, selected by Lynn Emanuel, won the Barrow Street Prize (2013). Unshelter, chosen by Mary Jo Bang, won the Noemi chapbook contest (2009). Her poems appear in American Poetry Review, Fence, and Volt.
Vortex Street (Barrow Street Press)