Jules Nyquist


Placitas, NM
New Mexico US

Author's Bio

Jules Nyquist is the founder of Jules’ Poetry Playhouse in Placitas, NM where she creates a space for poetry and play with day and weekend retreats. She took her MFA in Writing and Literature from Bennington College, VT.  She has been interviewed by NM Entertainment Magazine, Minnesota Reads and other publications.  She also publishes other poets with Poetry Playhouse Publications and has edited several poetry anthologies.  Her website is www.julesnyquist.com   (click on audio/visual poems on web page for clips)

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            Jules has also edited several anthologies resulting from classes, including Shadow of the Snake, Legends & Monstors, House of Cards Ekphrastic Poetry, Rolling Sixes Sestinas, and Poetry in Place: Autumn Writing from the Bosque.



Ft. Madison, IA Democrate on Homesick, then  May 9, 2018:  http://www.mississippivalleypublishing.c...

The Poets Speak Anthology Series and Jules' Poetry Playhouse is mentioned in an interview in Entropy magazine about Beatlick Press, January 2018:  https://entropymag.org/beatlick-press

Volcanoes and Verse. May 2017:  http://www.assistnews.net/index.php/comp...

Watermelon Isotope, January 24, 2017  https://watermelonisotope.com/2017/01/24...

New Mexico Entertainment Magazine, Between the Pages   June 2015 http://www.nmentertains.com/single-post/... 

Minnesota Reads - 2012  http://minnesotareads.com/2012/07/6-ques...

Publications & Prizes

Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse (Lost Horse Press, 2017)
Liberty's Vigil the Occupy Anthology (Foothills Publishing, 2011)
Homesick, then (Beatlick Press, 2014)
Behind the Volcanoes (Beatlick Press, 2013)
Appetites (Beatlick Press, 2012)
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Prizes won: 

Zozobra Poems - 2019 New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards   WINNER in Philosophy

Homesick, then - 2018 New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards  WINNER in Poetry

Behind the Volcanoes - 2014 New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards Finalist  in Poetry

Appetites - 2012 New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards Finalist




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St. Paul, MN
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St. Paul, MN
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Last update: Jan 18, 2020