Current & Upcoming Residents

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    Stephen Motika, Poet
    Stephen Motika's first book of poems, Western Practice, was published by Alice James Books in 2012. He is also the author of three poetry chapbooks: Arrival and at Mono (2007), In the...
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    Brad Watson, Writer
    Brad Watson was born in Meridian, Mississippi and currently lives in Wyoming, where he teaches in The University of Wyoming creative writing program. He previously taught at The University...
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    Elmaz Abinader, Writer, Poet, Performer
    Elmaz Abinader is an author and a performer. Her most recent poetry collection, This House, My Bones, was The Editor’s Selection for 2014 from Willow Books/Aquarius. Her books include a...
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    David L. Ulin, Writer, Editor
    David L. Ulin is the author or editor of ten books, including Sidewalking: Coming to Terms with Los Angeles, shortlisted for the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay;...
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    Claire Watkins, Writer, Editor
    Claire Vaye Watkins was born in Bishop, California in 1984. She was raised in the Mojave Desert, in Tecopa, California and across the state line in Pahrump, Nevada. A graduate of the...