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The Jack Straw Writers Program: John Burgess and Allison Green


John Burgess grew up in upstate New York, worked on a survey crew in Montana, taught English in Japan, and now lives in Seattle. "Punk Poems" is his first book. He was one of four finalists for Seattle’s 2007 Poet Populist. Allison Green has published a novel, "Half-Moon Scar," and stories in Raven Chronicles, Willow Springs (1996 fiction contest winner), and others. She teaches writing and women’s studies at Highline Community College, where she chairs the Arts and Humanities Division.
Next week on Radio Intersection: Captain Kelley Sweeney