Annie Finch reads her poem “Brigid” on May 2010 in Portland, Maine
The poem comes from her book Eve & appears here with the poet’s permission.
Annie Finch is the author or editor of numerous books of poetry, translation, and poetics, including the poetry collections Calendars (Tupelo Press, 2003, shortlisted for Foreword Poetry Book of the Year Award and recently reissued in CD format) and Eve (1997, recently reissued in Carnegie Mellon’s Classic Contemporaries Poetry Series). Her creative collaborations merging poetry with music, visual art, and theater have been produced at venues including American Opera Projects, Carnegie Hall, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She is Director of the Stonecoast MFA program at the University of Southern Maine.