Joe Wilkins

Joe Wilkins

Joe-Wilkins-1-400x313

JOE WILKINS lives now with his wife and two young children on the north Iowa prairie, where he teaches writing at Waldorf College. His poems, essays, and stories have appeared in The Georgia Review, The Southern Review, The Missouri Review, Harvard Review, Mid-American Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, the Sun, Orion, and Slate. His work has won numerous awards and honors, and he is the winner of the Richard J. Margolis Award of Blue Mountain Center, which goes to “a promising new journalist or essayist whose work combines warmth, humor, wisdom, and concern with social justice.”

He is the author of:

The Mountains and the Fathers: Growing Up in the Big Dry