Grip, Give and Sway

Poet Kathleen Wakefiled swings by the studio to talk about her new book Grip, Give and Sway. We talk about the influence of art and music on her writing, invisible stenographers with existential crises, the pressures of producing books and more!


Kathleen A. Wakefield's book Notations on the Visible World (2000) won the 1999 Anhinga Prize for Poetry and was a recipient of the University of Rochester Lillian Fairchild Award. She has received grants from the New York State Foundation for the Arts, the Constance Saltonstall Foundation, and Mount Holyoke College. She taught creative writing at the Eastman School of Music and the University of Rochester and has worked as a poet-in-the-schools.

Thursday, May 25, 2017