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With Anders Carlson-Wee and Michaela Mullin at Beaverdale Books

  • Beaverdale Books 2629 Beaver Ave Ste S1, Des Moines, Iowa 50310 (map)

Anders Carlson-Wee is the author of The Low Passions (Norton, 2019). His work has appeared in BuzzFeed, Ploughshares, Virginia Quarterly Review, The Nation, Poetry Daily, The Sun, and The Best American Nonrequired Reading. His debut chapbook, Dynamite, won the Frost Place Chapbook Prize. The recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the McKnight Foundation, Bread Loaf, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, he is the winner of Ninth Letter’s Poetry Award, Blue Mesa Review’s Poetry Prize, New Delta Review’s Editors’ Choice Prize, and the 2017 Poetry International Prize. He holds an MFA from Vanderbilt University and lives in Minneapolis.

Michaela Mullin is a writer and editor living in Des Moines, Iowa. She earned her BA in English from Drake University, her MFA in Creative Writing from University of Nebraska, and her PhD in Philosophy, Art, and Critical Thought from the European Graduate School. She is a Pushcart Prize-nominated poet, and a recipient of the Helen W. Kenefick Poetry Prize from the Academy of American Poets. Her full-length poetry collection, must, was published by Nomadic Press in 2016.