Peter Burghardt lives in Oakland, where he works as a poetry editor and book designer for Omnidawn Publishing, and co-publishes the letterpress chapbook imprint speCt! books. He holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Saint Mary’s College of California, and in 2013 founded the Community Poets’ Workshop at University Press Books. Recent work has been published or is forthcoming from such journals as Witness: The Magazine of the Black Mountain Institute, Tammy: Issue 4, The Laurel Review, death hums, and BlazeVox.
- Peter reads with Visiting Writer in Poetry, Cedar Sigo at Studio One Art Center on Friday, October 3rd.
- Peter was just announced as a finalist for the 2014 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowship sponsored by the Poetry Foundation!