Allyson Whipple

Poet

PO Box 9692
Austin, TX 78766

Author's Bio

Allyson Whipple holds a B.A. from Kenyon College and an M.A. from Case Western Reserve University. She also has a black belt in Kung Fu.

Allyson is the founder of the Austin Feminist Poetry Festival, and co-editor of the 2016 Texas Poetry Calendar. She is also co-creator (along with Carly Kocureck) of the interactive game Choice: Texas, designed to raise awareness of reproductive health issues. Allyson teaches at Austin Community College.

Publications & Prizes

Chapbook:
We're Smaller Than We Think We Are (Finishing Line Press, 2013)
Journals:
Levure Litteraire
,
The Voices Project
,
Unsplendid

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
White, Feminist
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, At Risk Youth, LGBTQ, Illness/Wellness, Mental Health, Disability, Incarcerated individuals, Seniors, Teachers, Teenagers, Veterans
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Cleveland
Raised in: 
Hudson, OH
Ohio
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Last update: Mar 17, 2015