Jami Macarty

Jami Macarty teaches poetry and poetics at Simon Fraser University. Cofounder and editor of The Maynard, former executive director of Tucson Poetry Festival, and a member of the Community of Writers at Squaw Valley, she is the author of three chapbooks of poetry: Instinctive Acts (Nomados Literary Publishers, 2018), Landscape of The Wait (Finishing Line Press, 2017), and Mind of Spring (Vallum Chapbook Series, 2017), winner of the 2017 Vallum Chapbook Award. She is a recipient of grants from Arizona Commission on the Arts and BC Arts Council, and her poems appear in Arc Poetry Journal, Beloit Poetry Journal, The Capilano Review, Interim, The Rumpus, Volt, and more. For more information, visit www.jamimacarty.com.