Kim Addonizio

writer musicmaker maquisard

Kim Addonizio is the author of six poetry collections, two novels, two story collections, and two books on writing poetry, The Poet’s Companion (with Dorianne Laux) and Ordinary Genius. She has received fellowships from the NEA and Guggenheim Foundation, two Pushcart Prizes, and was a National Book Award Finalist for her collection Tell Me. Her latest books are Mortal Trash: Poems (W.W. Norton) and a memoir-in-essays, Bukowski in a Sundress (Penguin). She recently collaborated on a chapbook, The Night Could Go in Either Direction (Slapering Hol Press) with poet Brittany Perham. Addonizio also has two word/music CDs:  Swearing, Smoking, Drinking, & Kissing (with Susan Browne) and My Black Angel, a companion to My Black Angel: Blues Poems & Portraits, featuring woodcuts by Charles D. Jones. She teaches and performs internationally

 
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2019

FRI MARCH 8 Hugo House, Seattle: 7pm Word/Music Performance LIT JAM

w/SAM LIGON
GARY LILLEY
KATE LEBO
KRISTEN MILLARES YOUNG
DD WIGLEY

SAT MARCH 9 Hugo House 10am-1pm In the Groove: Word/Music Workshop for Poets

FRI/SAT MARCH 22-23 International Poetry Festival, Cork, Ireland  

 MARCH 27-30 AWP CONFERENCE Portland, Oregon
—Thursday 28th 1:30 pm New Microfiction Panel
—Friday 29th 4:30pm Collaborative Chapbooks Panel, Slapering Hol Press
—Wed-Fri Happy Hour—see you at the bar