I am glad to report that in Issue 31 our featured poet is Marge Piercy. We have included a number of new poems by her, along with an illuminating interview of Piercy by Endicott College Creative... More > Writing major Emily Pineau. And, as usual, we have a fine roster of poets from all parts of the country to whet your poetic appetites.
Our managing editor for this issue is Lawrence Kessenich. Kessenich has a distinguished background in publishing, having worked as an editor at Houghton Mifflin for over nine years, from 1979-1988. He is also an accomplished poet and playwright.
Harris Gardner, founder of the literary organization Tapestry of Voices, is our poetry editor this issue and, we hope, for many more to come. Harris also founded the Boston National Poetry Festival at the Boston Public Library, which has run every April for the past twelve years. Gardner is well-connected in the literary community, and he has put his connections and discerning literary taste to good use for Ibbetson Street.< Less