Liz Minette

Poet

27 Lincoln Lane
Esko, MN 55733

Author's Bio

Liz Minette lives in Esko, Minnesota, a settlement community in northeastern Minnesota. She's been writing poetry for a while.

Some recents for Liz and her poems are reading and participating at Houston Poetry Fest 2017 and 2018, Houston, Texas ~ workshopping, writing and reading with Winter Tangerine at Poets House in New York City, 2018 ~ being published in numerous lit journals such as Abbey, Blue Collar Review, The Thunderbird Review (which is published out of Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College just down the street where Liz lives) ~ other journals:  Nerve Cowboy, Caveat Lector, Calyx - A Journal of Arts & Literature by Women, Poetry Victims, Main Channel Voices, once published out of Winona, Minnesota where Liz went to college.

Liz works at a community access television station in Duluth, Minnesota and dj's for The Women's Music Program and Saturday Afternoon Blues on KUMD radio in Duluth.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Houston Poetry Fest (Houston Poetry Festival, 2018)
,
Pressure Press Presents (GOSS183::CASA MENENDEZ, 2014)
,
Migrations - Poetry & Prose for Life's Transitions (Wildwood Press, 2011)
,
What Light: a poetry anthology from mnartists.org (mnartists.org, 2007)

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Rachel McKibbens, Danez Smith, Joy Harjo, Tommy Pico, Alice Walker, Hanif Abdurraqib, Morgan Parker, Carmen Maria Machado, Toni Morrison, Natalie Diaz, Natalie Goldberg, Delta Eddy
What I'm reading now: 
The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski, Earth Democracy by Vandana Shiva

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Duluth, MN
Minnesota
Raised in: 
Esko, MN
Minnesota
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Last update: Jan 29, 2021