Gabrielle Calvocoressi is the author of Rocket Fantastic, The Last Time I Saw Amelia Earhart, and Apocalyptic Swing (a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize). She is the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships including a Stegner Fellowship and Jones Lectureship from Stanford University, a Rona Jaffe Woman Writer’s Award, a Lannan Foundation residency in Marfa, Texas, the Bernard F. Conners Prize from The Paris Review, and a residency from the Civitella di Ranieri Foundation, among others. Her poems have been published in numerous magazines and journals including The New York Times, Poetry, Boston Review, and Kenyon Review. She is an editor-at-large at Los Angeles Review of Books and co-curates the digital maker’s space Voluble. She is working on a memoir entitled The Year I Didn’t Kill Myself, and a novel, The Alderman of the Graveyard. She lives in North Carolina and teaches at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Loose and Double: A Conversation with Gabrielle Calvocoressi
Jonathan Farmers interviews Gabrielle Calvocoressi about her new collection, "Rocket Fantastic."...