Annie Finch reads her poem “Watching the Whale” from CALENDARS (Tupelo Press, 2003, CD and
Readers Companion released 2010) at Longfellow Books in Portland, Maine, September 30, 2010
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.