David Biespiel

David Biespiel is the founder and director of the the Attic Institute in Portland, Oregon. He’s the author of five books, and the winner of numerous grants and awards including a Wallace Stegner Fellowship in Poetry, a Lannan Fellowship, and an NEA Fellowship in Literature. David writes frequently for Politico, and is a core faculty member of the Rainier Writing Workshop at PLU. His next collection of poetry, Charming Gardeners, is due out in October