Rebecca Foust

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The poem “ALZ Ghazal” was featured in POETRY magazine

New poems are forthcoming in Arts and Letters, Ploughshares, and Plume.

“Blackout” and “Sit with Me” were chosen by Kaveh Akbar for first place for the 2020 Pablo Neruda Award, The poems are in Awards Issue #42, Nimrod International Journal, Fall / Winter 2020, available for order 

Reading with Patricia Smith for the 2020 Frost Place Poetry Seminar

Narrative Poem of the Week feature of “Second Gratitude” from ONLY, forthcoming in 2022 from FourWay Books

The poem “Funicular” was featured in Tikkun Magazine online

Four poems are in the current issue of The Hudson Review, Autumn 2020, Vol. LXXIII, No. 3.

Reading with Patricia Smith at the 2020 Frost Place Poetry Seminar

“Abeyance” featured on Tracy K. Smith’s podcast, “The Slowdown

Jon Ricco. Interview for University of Arizona Poetry Center, 2/8/20

Emily Holland. Interview for Poet Lore and The Writer’s Center,

Vicki Larson. Feature for Marin Independent Journal

Adrian Rodriguez. Feature for Marin Independent Journal,  2017,”Kentfield Woman Named Marin’s Poet Laureate,”

Huffington Post, 11/9/16, “Abeyance.” 18 Compassionate Poems To Help You Weather Uncertain Times

Thompson, N.S. “The Motionless Pilgrim.” Times Literary Supplement. June 2016.

Rader, Dean. “Thou Hast Thy Music Too: Three books for Autumn.” Huffington Post. December 2015.

Diana Whitney. “Poetry: John Burnside, Jane Hirshfield, Rebecca Foust, Deborah Landau.” San Francisco Chronicle. July 2015.

Cavalieri, Grace. “April 2015 Exemplars: National Poetry Month’s Best Picks.” Washington Independent Review of Books. April 2015.

John Ricco, Interview and Review, The Volta, July 2015.

Kildegaard, Athena. “Q&A With Rebecca Foust,” Bloom, April 2015.

Karp, Evan.  “The Write Stuff: Rebecca Foust on Doing Pretty Much Everything,” San Francisco Weekly, “LitSeen,” February 2015.

MAR Asks, Rebecca Foust Answers,” Mid-American Review, February 2015.       

Holm, Jake. “Stepping Outside of Memory: Jake Holm in Conversation with Rebecca Foust,” The Malahat Review, December 2014.

Interview with Brian BrodeurHow a Poem Happens, July 2010.