Born in Newark, New Jersey, poetry came late to Joseph Zaccardi at the age of thirteen. His publications include Vents (Pancake Press 2005), Render (Poetic Matrix Press 2009), and The Nine Gradations of Light (Bark for Me Publications 2013). In 2003 he received an Individual Artist Grant from the Marin Arts Council, and in 2010 thru 2012 was editor of the Marin Poetry Center Anthology. He was appointed poet Laureate of Marin County, CA in 2013 for a two-year term. Since 1987 he has lived in Fairfax, tossing seeds from an imaginary apple tree.
Publications and Prizes
Render (Poetic Matrix Press, 2009)
Blue Unicorn, Iodine Poetry Journal, Passager, Poet Lore, Runes: A Review of Poetry, Southern Poetry Review, The Baltimore Review , The Seattle Review
Marin Arts Council Individual Artists Grant 2003
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Listing last updated: March 26, 2013