• Martha Rhodes and Anna Ross

A poetry reading

Thursday, March 25, 2010
The Poetry Center, Sawyer Library
73 Tremont Street, Boston
(Entrance in back on Tremont Place)


Martha Rhodes is the author of three collections of peotry: At The Gate, Perfect Disappearance (winner of the Green Rose Prize), and Mother Quiet.  Her poems have been widely published in such journals as Agni, American Poetry Review, Columbia, Fence, New England Review, Pleiades, Ploughshares, TriQuarterly, and the Virginia Quarterly Review.  Her work also appears in numerous anthologies, including Agni 30 Years, Extraordinary Tide: New Poetry by American Women, The New American Poets: A Bread Loaf Anthology, Last Call, and The KGB Bar Book of Poetry, among others.  She teaches at Sarah Lawrence College and at the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College, and is the director of Four Way Books in New York City. 

Anna Ross holds BA from Mount Holyoke College and an MFA from Columbia University.  Her poetry has appeared in AGNI, The New Republic, The Paris Review, Salamander, and Southwest Review, among other journals, and her translations have appeared in Poetry Wales and Rattapallax.  Her chapbook, Hawk Weather, was recently named the winner of the 2008 New Women's Voices Chapbook Prize from Finishing Line Press.   She is a contributing editor for Gernica: A Magazine of Art and Politics, and teaches poetry and writing near her home in Dorchester, Massachusetts. 

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