Alice Derry is the author of six books of poetry, the most recent being Tremolo, published by Red Hen Press in 2012. Her collection Strangers to Their Courage was a finalist for the Washington Book Award in 2002. After thirty-seven years teaching writing and literature, she recently retired from Peninsula College where for more than a quarter century, she co-directed the Foothills Writers Series.
This reading is sponsored by the CWU English Department, the CWU College of Arts and Humanities, and The Wildcat Shop.
Shannon Wilson (M.A. English 2007, B.A. English 2005) is now an Assistant Professor at Pierce CollegAlumni News
Stephanie Keahey (formerly Nielson), who completed our Writing Specialization in 2013, has publishedFaculty News
Joe Powell's collection of poems, Preamble to the Afterlife, has been published by March Street Pres