J.I. Kleinberg

PO Box 396
Bellingham, WA 98227

Author's Bio

Artist, poet and freelance writer, J.I. Kleinberg is co-author of the book Fat Stupid Ugly: One Woman’s Courage to Survive (Health Communications, Inc., 2004) and co-editor of Noisy Water: Poetry from Whatcom County, Washington (Other Mind Press, 2015). She holds a B.A. and M.A. in Design from U.C. Berkeley. A Pushcart nominee, she blogs most days about poetry in the Cascadia region at thepoetrydepartment.wordpress.com. In addition to more conventional form poetry, she is working on a series of found poem/collages. Samples can be viewed at chocolateisaverb.wordpress.com.

Publications and Prizes

Journals: 
Atlas & Alice, Clover, A Literary Rag, Defenestration, Diagram, Hedgerow: A Journal of Small Poems, Mojave River Review, Naugatuck River Review, Northwind, One, Otoliths, Pilgrimage Magazine, Sonic Boom, Switched-on Gutenberg
Prizes Won: 
2016 Mayor's Arts Award, Bellingham, Washington; 2014 Pushcart nomination; 2008 Walk Award, Sue C. Boynton Poetry Contest

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Burbank
Raised in: 
Los Angeles, CA
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Last updated: Aug 19, 2016