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Readings, Reviews, and other Press

 

Amy Wright with bug collection

"Yam Weevil" is the featured poem on Verse Daily.

 

"Scarab" from Everything in the Universe is the featured poem on Poetry Daily.

 

"If the renowned naturalist and entomologist E.O. Wilson were an eco-poet, he might be Amy Wright, lyrically describing insects as if they were the rarest of jewels, displaying encyclopedic knowledge of the exoskeletal world in the poems of Everything in the Universe." — From a review in Still Journal  

 

"The forty poems included embody exceptional quality and span while being linked to a common theme: each poem aligns to the central image of the waterways in the South," says Daniel Cross Turner of Creeks of the Upper South in an interview on StorySouth.

 

Interviewer Eric LeMay calls Cracker Sonnets "powerful, moving, and often times hilarious" in an interview featured on the New Books Network.

 

Creeks of the Upper South is featured on Poetry Radio on KKUP, 91.5 FM. Show archived on SoundCloud.

 

Red Paint Hill features an interview about my recent books and participation as David Baker's fellow in the first Kenyon Review Nature Writing Workshop.

 

Wherever the Land Is is featured in a Paragraph of the Week archived on The Humble Essayist.

 

Austin Peay State University released an article celebrating my recent publications.

 



 East Side Storytellin' 41 is archived in case you missed the live event hosted by the outstanding Nashville Bookstore East Side Story, featuring music by Sara Marie Thompson, featuring Ian Ferguson and Becca Mancari.