Bonnie G. Roberts

N/A
Huntsville, AL 35801
Phone: 
(256) 534-0823

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Dances in Straw with a Two-Headed Calf
(Elk River Press, 2002)
, Greatest Hits
(Pudding House Publications, 2002)
, To Hide in the Light
(Elk River Press, 1998)
Anthologies: 
A Baker's Dozen: Thirteen Contemporary Women Poets of Alabama
(Druid Press, 1988)
, Alabama Poets: A Contemporary Anthology
(Livingston University Press, 1990)
, Collage: A Tribute to Steve Owen Bailey
(Negative Capability Press, 2006)
, Limestone Dust Poetry Anthology
(Limestone Dust Poetry Festival, 2002)
, Only the Sea Keeps: Poetry of the Tsunami
(Bayeux Arts, 2005)
, Ordinary and Sacred as Blood
(River's Edge Press, 1999)
, The Feathered Violin: Understanding Women's Poetry
(Melissa Clarke-Sheffey, 1985)
, Working the Dirt: An Anthology of Southern Poets
(New South, 2003)
, Yellow Silk: Erotic Arts and Letters
(Harmony Books, 1990)
Journals: 
A Taste of Summer, Abbey Magazine, Alabama Arts, Amelia, American Muse, Appalachian Heritage, Beatniks from Space, Berkeley Poets Co-op, Birmingham Arts Journal, Black Swan Review, Bogg, Cathartic, Crazyquilt, Croton Review, Electrum, First Draft: The Journal of the Alabama Writers' Forum, Flyway, Green's Magazine, Hawai'i Review, Impetus, Karamu, Kentucky Poetry Review, MacGuffin, Permafrost, Piedmont Literary Review, Plainsongs, Poetry Australia, Poets Against the War, Poetsagainstthewar.org, Proof Rock, Riverrun, Salome, San Fernando Poetry Journal, Sands, Sidewinder, Slipstream, Small Pond Magazine, Tandava, The Poet, Touchstone Review, Whiskey Island
Performances: 
Athens State University, Athens, AL, lecture/reading/"Women's History Month
(2004)
, Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA
(2002)
, Reading for Poetry Ireland, Fellowship in Verse, Bewley's
(1992)
, Ruins, Prienne, Turkey, J. William Fulbright tour
(1999)
, Troy University Conference
(2004)
, University of Paris, Brown University
(1993)

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian, Appalachian
Prefers to work with: 
Mentally Ill, Homeless people
Fluent in: 
French
Born in: 
Florence, United States
Raised in: 
Florence, AL, United States
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Last updated: Jun 26, 2006