SWC Reading Series

Registration for our virtual SWC Reading Series is free, and we’ll raffle books at all readings.



SWC Reading Series: Matt Miller, Paige Quiñones, Jennifer Sperry Steinorth, and Ryan Vine

September 23, 2021, 8PM EST Register

Matt W. Miller

Matt W. Miller is the author of the collections Tender the River, The Wounded for the Water , Club Icarus, winner of the 2012 Vassar Miller Poetry Prize, and Cameo Diner. He teaches at Phillips Exeter Academy and lives with his family in coastal New Hampshire. Independent bookstore link: Water Street Bookstore.

Paige Quiñones

Paige Quiñones is the author of The Best Prey, winner of the 2020 Pleiades Press Lena Miles-Wever Todd Prize for Poetry. She has received awards and fellowships from the Center for Mexican-American Studies, the Academy of American Poets, and Inprint Houston. Her work has appeared in Best New Poets, Copper Nickel, Crazyhorse, Juked, Lambda Literary, Orion Magazine, Poetry Northwest, Quarterly West, Sixth Finch, and elsewhere. Independent bookstore link: Brazos Bookstore.

Jennifer Sperry Steinorth

Jennifer Sperry Steinorth’s books include Her Read: A Graphic Poem (2021) and A Wake with Nine Shades (2019), both from Texas Review Press. She is a lecturer at the University of Michigan, Visiting Interdisciplinary Artist at Interlochen Center for the Arts and has been a licensed builder, designing environmentally-friendly homes for over 20 years. Independent bookstore link: Texas A&M University Press.

Ryan Vine

Ryan Vine is the author of To Keep Him Hidden (Salmon, 2018), winner of the Northeastern Minnesota Book Award; the Weldon Kees Award-winning chapbook Distant Engines (Backwaters Press, 2006); and the forthcoming chapbook WARD (Texas Review Press, 2021). His poems have appeared in The American Poetry Review, Ploughshares, The Rumpus, Poetry Ireland Review, Poetry Daily, Verse Daily, and on National Public Radio. Ryan is professor of English at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, MN. Independent bookstore link: Zenith Bookstore.