Author: Scott Wiggerman and Cindy Huyser, eds.

Scott Wiggerman's Leaf and Beak: Sonnets, a finalist for the Helen C. Smith Memorial Award for Best Book of Poetry with the Texas Institute of Letters, is preceded by two previous collections—Presence, and Vegetables and Other Relationships. Wiggerman has served as editor of several books, including WINGBEATS: EXERCISES & PRACTICE IN POETRY (Dos Gatos Press, 2011) , LIFTING THE SKY: SOUTHWESTERN HAIKU & HAIGA (Dos Gatos Press, 2013), and WINGBEATS II: EXERCISES & PRACTICE IN POETRY (Dos Gatos Press, 2014). Recent poems have appeared in Chrysanthemum, Red Earth Review, Frogpond, Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, Naugatuck River Review, and many other publications. He is co- founder and chief editor for Dos Gatos Press.

Cindy Huyser's chapbook, Burning Number Five: Power Plant Poems, was a co-winner of the 2014 Blue Horse Press Poetry Chapbook contest. Twice nominated for a Pushcart Prize, her poetry has been published in a variety of journals and anthologies, most recently Untameable City, Blue Hole, and the anthology of the 2015 Houston Poetry Festival. Huyser co- edited the Texas Poetry Calendar from 2009 to 2014.

Bearing the Mask: Southwestern Persona Poems
Add to Shopping Cart 9780984039999
51 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $19.95 6/20/2016

Bearing the Mask: Southwestern Persona Poems

Dos Gatos Press

Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Native American Studies. From the Foreword: "A unique glimpse at a special region known to some as borderlands, this anthology of persona poems gives articulate voice to the many peoples and periods that have made thei...

Learn More...

Sign up for SPD e-newsletters