J.I. Kleinberg

Poet

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 56 Days of August (Five Oaks Press, 2017) and 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 posts 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 & Prizes

Anthologies:
Beer, Wine & Spirits (World Enough Writers, 2018)
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Washington 129 (Sage Hill Press, 2017)
Journals:
Atlas & Alice
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Cirque
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Clover, A Literary Rag
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Defenestration
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Entropy
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Hedgerow: A Journal of Small Poems
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Mojave River Review
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Northwind
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Otoliths
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Pilgrimage Magazine
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PMS: poemmemoirstory
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Poetry Breakfast
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Pontoon
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Rockvale Review
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Sonic Boom
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Switched-on Gutenberg
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UCity Review
Prizes won: 

2016 Ken Warfel Fellowship; 2016 Mayor's Arts Award, Bellingham, Washington; 2014 Pushcart nomination; 2008 Walk Award, Sue C. Boynton Poetry Contest

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Burbank
Raised in: 
Los Angeles, CA
California
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Last update: May 08, 2019