Biography / Bibliography

Andrea L. Watson’s poetry has appeared in Poet, RUNES, The Swarthmore Review, Ekphrasis, Cream City Review, Subtropics, Room of One’s Own, International Poetry Review, and The Dublin Quarterly, and is forthcoming in Nimrod.  She has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize three times.

In 2002, with artist Seamus Berkeley, she founded Braided Lives: A Collaboration Between Artists and Poets, featuring renowned artists and prize-winning poets from across the United States in spoken-word performance.  First sponsored by the Taos Institute of Arts, the show has traveled to San Francisco, Denver, and Berkeley. Subsequent ekphrasis events include Reflections on RANE, in 2007, Interwoven Illuminations I, in 2008, and Threaded Lives, in 2009. Andrea currently is co-authoring Collecting Life: Poets on Objects Known and Imagined.