This Week: The Clemson Annual Literary Festival

March 22, 2021

SCR is proud to present poets Julia Koets and Alicia Mountain for a reading and Q&A (moderated by Miriam McEwen) this Wednesday, March 24th at 5:00pm as part of the 14th annual Clemson Literary Festival.

Julia Koets is the author of the poetry collection Pine (forthcoming from Southern Indiana Review Press), The Rib Joint: A Memoir in Essays (2019, Red Hen Press), and Hold Like Owls (winner of the South Carolina Poetry Book Prize, selected by Nicky Finney, who headlines this year’s Literary Festival). Look for new work by Julia Koets in SCR Volume 54:2 in spring 2022.


Alicia Mountain’s debut collection, High Ground Coward (University of Iowa Press, 2018), was selected by Brenda Shaughnessy as the winner of the Iowa Poetry Prize. She is also the author of Thin Fire, selected by Natalie Diaz for publication by BOAAT Press, and the forthcoming Four in Hand (BOA Editions).


For more details about this exciting event, please visit the Clemson Literary Festival Page.