New Book News! We celebrate Pamela Anderson, Jonathan Jackson, Jr. and Marjorie Maddox and their new poetry collections, published during lock-down. Join us on the Lit Youngstown YouTube channel for a live reading and conversation Sunday, October 25 at 7:00 PM EST.
Pamela Anderson is a traveler, lover of blues music, hiker, yoga practitioner, wife and mother, and former fundraiser for public radio. She has an MFA from the Northeast Ohio Master of Fine Arts program. Just the Girls: A Kaleidoscope of Butterflies; A Drift of Honeybees (The Poetry Box)
Jonathan Jackson, Jr. is a poet from Youngstown, Ohio, recently transplanted to New Orleans. Jackson began writing in college and, in addition to poetry, enjoys writing music. In Not So Many Words (Chiron Publishing House)
Marjorie Maddox has published 11 collections of poetry; the story collection What She Was Saying; 4 children’s & YA books—including Inside Out: Poems on Writing and Reading Poems with Insider Exercises (Finalist Children’s Educational Category 2020 International Book Awards) and I’m Feeling Blue, Too!—Common Wealth: Contemporary Poets on Pennsylvania. Inside Out: Poems on Writing and Reading Poems with Insider Exercises (Kelsay Books)