is the guest. Her most recent poetry collection, Stet
, is available from Princeton University Press.
Malech's other collections include Say So
(Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 2011), and Shore Ordered Ocean
(Waywiser Press, 2009). Her fourth collection, Flourish
, will be published by Carnegie Mellon University Press in 2020.
Malech has been the recipient of an Amy Clampitt Residency Award from the Amy Clampitt Fund, a Mary Sawyers Baker Prize from the Baker Artist Awards, a Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, and a Writing Residency Fellowship from the Civitella Ranieri Foundation, and she has served as Distinguished Poet-in-Residence at Saint Mary's College of California. She is a co-founder and former director of the arts engagement organization the Iowa Youth Writing Projects, and she is currently an assistant professor in The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University.
In today's monologue, I basically get right to the interview.