Susan Aizenberg

Susan Aizenberg is the author of two full-length poetry collections, Quiet City (BkMk 2015) and Muse (Crab Orchard Poetry Series 2002).  Her most recent book is a chapbook-length collection, First Light, published this June by Gibraltar Editions in a limited letterpress edition with original linocuts by artist Kevin Bowman.  Aizenberg lives and writes in Iowa City, where she teaches in the Iowa Summer Writing Festival.  She can be reached at her website:

  • The Beautiful American Word Baby

    Once, I wanted it growled low in the throat