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Laura Wetherington




Laura Wetherington‘s first book, A Map Predetermined and Chance (Fence Books 2011), was selected by C.S. Giscombe for the National Poetry Series. Her second book, Parallel Resting Places (Free Verse Editions 2021), was awarded the New Measure Poetry Prize by Peter Gizzi. She has published three chapbooks: Dick Erasures (Red Ceilings Press 2011); with Hannah Ensor and Jill Darling, the collaboratively written at the intersection of 3 (Dancing Girl Press 2014); and Grief Is the Only Thing That Flies (Bateau Press 2018). Her poems have appeared in Narrative, Colorado Review, Poem-A-Day, and The Normal School, among others. She’s a feature writer for the University of Arizona Poetry Center and the poetry editor at Baobab Press. Laura also teaches in University of Nevada, Reno at Lake Tahoe’s low-residency MFA program. She holds an MFA from the University of Michigan.

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