Episode 25: Andrea Carter Brown

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Episode Summary

Los Angeles Poet Laureate Lynne Thompson reads Andrea Carter Brown's poem "The Rock in the Glen."

Participant(s) Bio

Poet and editor Andrea Carter Brown is the author of three previous poetry collections: The Disheveled Bed (CavanKerry Press, 2006) and two chapbooks, Brook & Rainbow (winner of the 2001 Sow’s Ear Poetry Review chapbook contest) and Domestic Karma, (Finishing Line Press, 2018). Her current manuscript, American Fraktur, was chosen by Jane Hirshfield for the 2018 Rochelle Ratner Memorial Award from Marsh Hawk Press, and her new poetry collection, September 12, has just been published by The Word Works for the 20th anniversary of 9/11.

Her poetry has appeared in The Gettysburg Review, Ploughshares, Southwest Review, Five Points, River Styx, Atlanta Review, Crab Orchard Review, Birmingham Poetry Review, Mississippi Review, Beltway Poetry Quarterly, and Miramar, among many others. Featured on Poetry Daily, her work has also won awards from The River Oak Review, Thin Air, and the Poetry Society of America.

Source: Andrea Carter Brown Website