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Terrain.org Reading Series: Arthur Sze + Contest Winners Susan Cohen, Kristina Moriconi + Cameron Walker
Join us for Terrain.org’s second reading in our new, online Terrain.org Reading Series.
Moderated by Terrain.org poetry editor Derek Sheffield and underwritten by Knight Law Firm, PC, with Zoom hosting provided by the University of Arizona, this reading features National Book Award-winning poet Arthur Sze plus the winners of Terrain.org’s 11th Annual Contests in Poetry, Nonfiction, and Fiction: Susan Cohen, Kristina Moriconi, and Cameron Walker.
Arthur Sze’s tenth book of poetry, Sight Lines, was published in 2019 by Copper Canyon Press and won the National Book Award for Poetry. He a member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences and a professor emeritus at the Institute of American Indian Arts.
Read two poems by Arthur Sze appearing in Terrain.org, as well as an interview: “Charging the Through Line.”
Susan Cohen is the author of Throat Singing and A Different Wakeful Animal, which received the David Martinson-Meadowhawk Prize from Red Dragonfly Press. An award-winning science writer and former contributing writer for the Washington Post Magazine before earning an MFA from Pacific University, her poems have appeared in the American Journal of Poetry, Atlanta Review 25th Anniversary Anthology, PANK, Prairie Schooner, Southern Humanities Review, the Southern Review, Valparaiso Poetry Review, and elsewhere. She lives in Berkeley, California.
Kristina Moriconi is a poet, essayist, and visual artist whose work has appeared in a variety of literary journals and magazines including Sonora Review, Brevity, Cobalt Review, Lumina, and others. her work has been included in the anthology Flash Nonfiction Food and her lyric narrative In the Cloakroom of Proper Musings was published by Atmosphere Press in August 2020.