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Free from the restrictions of our quarterly publication date, FloodLight Features can appear at any time and will illuminate people, topics, events, and anything else of interest to the local literary community.

FloodLight Feature: Elizabeth McKenzie
Elizabeth McKenzie
Novelist and editor Elizabeth McKenzie is the focus of our latest FloodLight Feature. McKenzie won the 2012 Gail Rich Award, numerous other awards over the past decade, and is author of Stop this Girl and MacGregor Saves the World. She is also the senior editor of Chicago Quarterly Review, the fiction editor of Catamaran Literary Reader, and edited the book My Postwar Life. Find out more about the life and work of Elizabeth McKenzie by visiting her FloodLight Feature.


Archive: Ellen Bass

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Archive: 17 Santa Cruz Poets: National Poetry Month

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Poetry Santa Cruz and phren-Z have collaborated to celebrate 17 Santa Cruz poets for the 17th National Poetry Month. Click the image above to visit this FloodLight Feature and see the work of these 17 poets.
Archive: Morton Marcus
Mort FloodLight The first recipient of the FloodLight Feature was MORTON MARCUS, widely known and celebrated local poet who passed away in 2009. This FloodLight Feature provides a glimpse into the life and work of Mort.

Spring 2012

John Chandler
Alta Ifland

Shiloh Hellman
Thad Nodine
Patrice Vecchione
Stephen Woodhams

Dane Cervine
Eileen Eccles
Peggy Heinrich

Lauren Crux

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