October 19 - November 5, 2017

Concord, Massachusetts

Two weeks of talks, readings, and discussions celebrating the written and the spoken word.
  • Colman Andrews
    Colman Andrews
  • Alice Hoffman
    Alice Hoffman
  • Gordon Wood
    Gordon Wood
  • Gish Jen
    Gish Jen

Cammy Thomas

Events: Poets with New Books

Book: Cathedral of Wish

Cammy Thomas’s first book of poems, Cathedral of Wish, received the 2006 Norma Farber First Book Award from the Poetry Society of America. Both it and her second book, Inscriptions, are published by Four Way Books. A fellowship from the Ragdale Foundation helped her complete Inscriptions.Her poems have recently appeared in Appalachia, The Classical Outlook, Common Ground Review, Ibbetson Street, and Spillway.

Thomas grew up on Long Island, and was educated primarily in California, writing her PhD dissertation at Berkeley on Tennyson’s poetry. A degree in poetry followed, from the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College. She teaches literature and creative writing at Concord Academy.