Jeanette Powers

Poet

3320 Virginia Ave
Kansas City, MO 64109
Phone: 
816-808-1252

Author's Bio

Jeanette Powers is a poet, painter, fiction writer, event organizer, editor and founder of Stubborn Mule Press, an indie poetry press focused on working class street poets with an emphasis on radical country queers. Powers has several poetry collections published and their work can be found in numerous anthologies and journals both print and online. They also are a founding member and organizer of FountainVerse: KC Small Press Poetry Fest, a three-day festival in October of each year. Powers believes in an open hand, eye contact and dissolving into laughter, also rivers and exchanging disposable cameras.

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Beautiful Earthworms & Abominable Stars (EMP, 2017)
,
Don't Lose Your Head (EMP, 2017)
,
Perfectly Good Muses: the collected apologies of Jeanette Powers (Spartan Press, 2017)
,
Novel Cliche (39 West Press, 2016)
,
Tiny Chasm (39 West Press, 2016)
,
Earthworms & Stars (Spartan Press, 2015)
Chapbooks:
Cosmic Lost & Found (CWP Collective Press, 2017)
,
Gasconade (NightBallet Press, 2017)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Feminist, LGBTQ
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Kansas City, MO
Missouri
Raised in: 
Kansas City, MO
Missouri
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Last update: May 06, 2019