Anna Journey
November 2012

 

Anna JourneyAnna Journey is the author of two collections of poetry: Vulgar Remedies (Louisiana State University Press, 2013) and If Birds Gather Your Hair for Nesting (University of Georgia Press, 2009), selected by Thomas Lux for the National Poetry Series. She received a fellowship in poetry from the National Endowment for the Arts and currently teaches creative writing at the University of Southern California.

 

Statement of Poetics

My poems often braid autobiographical details with invented or fabular materials. Iím interested in vivid imagery, lush music, and in seducing a reader through voice.

 

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