Writing in more than one genre can free a writer’s creativity and open up ways of interacting with the world, but writing in multiple genres means making the mental switch from one form to another. San Francisco Poet Laureate Devorah Major has published two novels, five books of poetry, numerous essays, and a symphony with Guillermo Galindo--and offers advice for writers … [Read more...]
About Devorah Major
Devorah Major is San Francisco’s third Poet Laureate, an award-winning poet and fiction writer, creative non-fiction writer, performer, editor, and part-time senior adjunct professor at California College of the Arts as well as the poet-in-residence of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
She's toured internationally and throughout the United States both performing her poetry and serving on panels speaking on African-American poetry, Beat poetry, and poetry of resistance.