Wendy DeGroat

Richmond, VA

Author's Bio

Wendy grew up in the Appalachian foothills of northern New Jersey and western Virginia, and now lives in Richmond, where she works as a librarian, teaches writing workshops, and curates poetryriver.org, a resource site for documentary poetry and for diversifying the poetry taught in high school and undergraduate classrooms.

Publications and Prizes

Journals: 
About Place Journal, Beltway Poetry Quarterly, Heron Tree, Mslexia, Raleigh Review, Rogue Agent, Trivia: A Journal of Ideas
Chapbooks: 
Beautiful Machinery
(Headmistress Press, 2016)

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Dutch American, European American, Feminist, G/L/B/T
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender, Homeless people, Hospital patients, Naturalists/Environmentalists, People with Disabilities, Prisoners, Seniors, Teachers, Teenagers, Veterans
Fluent in: 
English
Raised in: 
VA
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Last updated: Dec 22, 2016