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About the Artist

Christopher Howell’s (Spokane) latest collection of poems, Gaze, from Milkweed Editions, was released in 2012. Dreamless and Possible was published by the University of Washington Press in 2010. His poems, essays, and translations have also appeared in numerous anthologies and journals, including Antioch Review, Colorado Review, Crazy Horse, Denver Quarterly, Field, Gettysburg Review, Harper’s Iowa Review, Northwest Review, Poetry Northwest, and Southern Review. Christopher has received numerous awards, including two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, two Washington State Book Awards, and three Pushcart Prizes. He is professor of English and Creative Writing at Eastern Washington University.

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