Eleanor WilnerBefore Our Eyes: New and Selected Poems

Big Blue Marble is thrilled to welcome poets Eleanor Wilner and Susan Roney O’Brien in celebration of their newest books.

About the Author

Eleanor Wilner will be reading from “Before Our Eyes: New and Selected Poems” (Princeton University Press, 2019); her previous seven books of poetry include Tourist in Hell (University of Chicago) and The Girl with Bees in Her Hair (Copper Canyon Press). She received the 2019 Frost Medal for distinguished lifetime achievement from the Poetry Society of America; other awards include a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship; the Juniper Prize, and three Pushcart prizes. She has taught for many years in the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College.