by Beth McDermott
What is nature? How have our inherited attitudes toward nature shaped our relationship to it? Why do we have to reengage with what nature means, or consider how our stances toward the environment shape our writing? In The Cambridge Introduction to [...]
Issue 4 of Poecology is now live! The issue features work by Kristin Berger, Clare Blackburne, Rob Carney, Peter Neil Carroll, Amber L. Cook, Allison Davis, Michelle Donahue, Lawrence Eby, Arif Gamal, Teow Lim Goh, Andrew C. Gottlieb, Grace Marie Grafton, Pernia Hassan, Jacqueline Hughes Simon, Matthew Brady Klitsch, Corinne [...]
Issue 4 of Poecology will be released on August 31, 2014. The issue features work by Kristin Berger, Clare Blackburne, Rob Carney, Peter Neil Carroll, Amber L. Cook, Allison Davis, Michelle Donahue, Lawrence Eby, Arif Gamal, Teow Lim Goh, Andrew Gottlieb, Grace Marie Grafton, Pernia Hassan, Jacqueline Hughes Simon, Matthew Brady Klitsch, [...]
Call for Submissions, Issue 4
Submissions to Poecology Issue 4 are open until May 31, 2014. We accept submissions of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction with an emphasis on place, environment, or ecology. Issue 4 will be published on August 31, 2014. For a link to full submission guidelines and the [...]
The Literary Locator is now open to online submissions. Writers can nominate their own published work or the works of others to be included on the Literary Locator map. Please read the FAQ below for guidelines.
Frequently Asked Questions
Melissa Burton of LitBridge interviewed editor Kristi Moos on place-writing and inspiration for Poecology and the LitLocator:
“Our relationship to places will always be reflected through our creative output. Writing is one mode of that output—there’s also visual art, architecture, urban design, community events, and other forms. Through [...]
Issue 3 features work by:
Jess Alfaro, Karen An-hwei Lee, Jennifer Atkinson, Matthew James [...]
We’ve been quietly working behind the scenes on new developments, including an interactive literary map, an interview with the editors of the Ecopoetry Anthology, and this: a sneak peek of Issue 3′s cover art by John Brosio. Stay tuned as we unveil new content this summer.
Join Poecology contributors for a lively reading at the Sacramento Poetry Center on February 25th, 2013 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Featuring writers Evan Winchester, Tess Taylor, Tim Kahl, harold terezón, Murray Silverstein, Sharon Coleman, Keely Hyslop, Sarah Ciston, and Kristi Moos.
For more information, visit: www.sacramentopoetrycenter.com.
Two years ago, in a little bedroom overlooking the Pacific Ocean in the quiet coastal town of Daly City, I launched Poecology. I was a graduate student with few resources. I had an idea, a blog, and a vision: to make Eco-literature, especially poetry, accessible to all. My hope [...]