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Online Poetry: Medicine for the Soul featuring Holly Iglesias

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The Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives invites you to Online Poetry: Medicine for the Soul featuring poet Steven Leyva on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. This event will be hosted virtually through The Stockbridge Library Zoom account.

Holly Iglesias is the author of three collections of poetry— Sleeping Things; Angles of Approach; and Souvenirs of a Shrunken World—as well as a critical work, Boxing Inside the Box: Women’s Prose Poetry. Her most recent publication is a collaborative chapbook, Myth America (Anhinga Press), co-written with Maureen Seaton, Carolina Hospital and Nicole Hospital-Medina.  Holly has been awarded fellowships by the National Endowment for the Arts, the North Carolina Arts Council, the Edward Albee Foundation, and the Massachusetts Cultural Council, and teaches in the MFA Program in Creative Writing at the University of Miami, with a focus on archival and documentary poetry. Her current project is an intergenerational memoir in prose fragments with the working title Theories of Flight.