Leslie Blanco

Leslie Blanco has been a resident of Blue Mountain Center and Centrum Center for the Arts. She has an MFA from Warren Wilson College. She lives in Southern California with one husband, two dogs, and triplet daughters. When said triplets…

Nate Klug

Nate Klug is the author of Rude Woods, a modern translation of Virgil’s Eclogues (Song Cave, 2013), and Anyone, a book of poems (University of Chicago Press, 2015). He works as a UCC-Congregationalist minister and has served churches in Connecticut…

KR Podcast with Jaimy Gordon

In this month’s podcast, Jaimy Gordon, National Book Award-winning novelist of Lord of Misrule, talks with KR Fellow Melinda Moustakis about women writing animals in fiction, falling in love with dialogue, grooming racetrack horses, fishing, the ugliness of the human…

Solmaz Sharif

Solmaz Sharif’s first collection of poems, Look, will be published by Graywolf Press in July. She has most recently been selected to receive a 2014 Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award as well as a Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg…

KR Podcast with Eileen Myles

In this month’s podcast hosted by contributing editor Natalie Shapero, poet and writer Eileen Myles discusses the literary life of the Boston accent, how everybody wants to get into her apartment, and what it means to be working class as…

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