Brickhouse Books is pleased to announce Kim Roberts as the judge for this year’s Wicked Woman Poetry Prize.
Kim Roberts is a queer, Jewish writer and literary historian. She is the editor of the anthology By Broad Potomac’s Shore: Great Poems from the Early Days of our Nation’s Capital (University of Virginia Press, 2020), and the author of A Literary Guide to Washington, DC: Walking in the Footsteps of American Writers from Francis Scott Key to Zora Neale Hurston (University of Virginia Press, 2018), and five books of poems, most recently The Scientific Method (WordTech Editions, 2017). Roberts has been the recipient of grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities, HumanitiesDC, and the DC Commission on the Arts, and has been a writer-in-residence at 18 artist colonies. You can visit her website at www.kimroberts.org.
The Wicked Woman Poetry Prize opens for submissions in September. You can review the submission guidelines and requirements on the Wicked Woman page.