blackbird online journal spring 2002 vol.1 no. 1


FEATURE | July 1, 2003

A Reading by Joshua Poteat
In May of 2003, Joshua Poteat came to the Virginia Commonwealth University campus to read the seven poems published in this issue of Blackbird. Poteat graduated from the VCU MFA Program in Creative Writing in 1997 and since that time has won awards from American Literary Review, Nebraska Review, Marlboro Review, Columbia, Bellingham Review, Yemassee, Lullwater Review, and Universities West Press. In 2001 he was the Summer Writer-in-Residence at the University of Arizona's Poetry Center.