Jenny Johnson will read and discuss her work. She is the author of the poetry collection In Full Velvet. Her poems have appeared in The New York Times, New England Review, Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics, and elsewhere. Her honors include a Whiting Award, a Hodder Fellowship at Princeton University, and a NEA Fellowship. She has also received awards and scholarships from the Blue Mountain Center, Bread Loaf Writer’s Conference, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and Yaddo. She is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at West Virginia University and is on the faculty of the Rainier Writing Workshop, Pacific Lutheran University’s low-residency MFA program.
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