Formerly a park ranger, factory worker, and seller of cemetary plots, Joni Tevis is the author of two collections of essays: The World is on Fire: Scrap, Treasure, and Songs of Apocalypse, a Kirkus Best Book of 2015, and The Wet Collection: A Field Guide to Iridescence and Memory. Her work has appeared in Oxford American, Poets & Writers, Orion, Ecotone, DIAGRAM, and elsewhere. She serves as the Bennette E. Geer Professor of Literature at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina.
CLMP Firecracker Award
Kirkus Best Book of 2015
Minnesota State Arts Board Grant
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