The Play's the Thing: Erasure as Poetic Dialogue with Jennifer Sperry Steinorth

Wed, February 2, 2022 3:00 PM - Wed, February 2, 2022 4:30 PM at TBD

Presented as part of the Poetry of Witness, Poetry of Resistance Series: This generative poetry workshop, led by Jennifer Sperry Steinorth, explores using erasure to uncover new poetic works and dialogue. More information to come soon.


Jennifer Sperry Steinorth’s books include Her Read, A Graphic Poem (Texas Review Press, 2021), A Wake with Nine Shades (TRP, 2019), a finalist for Foreword Reviews Best of the Indie Press Award, and a chapbook, Forking the Swift (Michigan Cooperative Press, 2009).  A poet, educator, interdisciplinary artist, and licensed builder, she has received grants from Vermont Studio Center, the Sewanee Writers Conference, Community of Writers, Bear River Writers Conference and the MFA for Writers at Warren Wilson College.  Her poetry has recently appeared in Cincinnati Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Missouri Review, Pleiades, Plume, Rhino and TriQuarterly.  She is a lecturer at University of Michigan and resides in both Ann Arbor and Traverse City, Michigan.