Between teaching environmental studies and yoga, Ann Fisher-Wirth finds time to write some of the most compelling modern environmental poetry around.
A wildlife biology major in college, poet Maria Melendez Kelson continues to be inspired by wildness in human nature & human connections to wild nature.
Naomi Thiers is author of Only The Raw Hands Are Heaven, She Was a Cathedral and In Yolo County.
Author and poet Lalita Noronha, who emigrated to the U.S. from India at age 23, gives fresh perspectives on life and nature in the United States.
Emmy Pérez is the 2020 Texas Poet Laureate and the author of two books, With the River on Our Face and Solstice, and often addresses environmental topics.
Environmental poet Lucille Lang Day has published ten books of poetry, including Infinities, which moves from the birth of the universe to inner space.
Washington, DC-based poet Gregory Luce loves nature, birds and jazz and pursues these topics among others in his award-winning verse.
Canadian poet Alice Major discusses why writing about nature and the environment is an important part of healing ourselves…
In this edition of Ethan Goffman’s Poetry & Planet Podcast, former Poet Laureate of Virginia Tim Seibles gives voice to animals and nature…
Poet Joy Harjo, a member of the Muscogee-Creek Nation, draws on tribal myth and history to celebrate the natural world and humanity’s role within it.