Barbara Crooker


A Grammy nominee, Barbara Crooker is the author of eight books of poetry, including the forthcoming Book of Kells. Her writing has received numerous awards, including the Thomas Merton Poetry of the Sacred Award, the WB Yeats Society Award, three Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Fellowships in Literature, and 49 Pushcart Prize nominations.

Festival Years: 2008, 2016, 2018

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