Members of the TSHS & Co will be leaving Wednesday to attend the 2011 Conference of the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (otherwise known as AWP) in our nation’s capitol. All the big names in contemporary poetry and fiction will be there, plus all the people like us who idolize them the way everyone else in America idolizes LeBron James (that’s his name right?). Needless to say, we’re busting:
Elly Bookman, Contributor. Elly Bookman's poems have appeared or are forthcoming in American Poetry Review, The Journal, Passages North, Cimarron Review, and elsewhere. She was the recipient of the first annual Stanley Kunitz Memorial Prize from American Poetry Review, and was featured in Rattle's Poet's Respond Series. Originally from downtown Atlanta, Elly teaches middle school in Wilmington, North Carolina.