Christine Holbert is founding director of Lost Horse Press, publisher of Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse as well as many award-winning titles of contemporary poetry and literature. With an MA in Publishing from Eastern Washington University, she has taught publishing and design workshops at Eastern Washington University, University of Montana, North Idaho College, and Eastern Oregon University, where Lost Horse Press is the official teaching press. She lives in rural northern Idaho.
11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
State Capitol Building, House Committee Room 1
Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse
1:15 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Barnes & Noble Bookselling Tent
Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse (contributor)
An anthology of poems from women who proudly celebrate their own nastiness and that of other women who have served as nasty role models; poems by and about women defying limitations and lady-like expectations; women refusing to be "nice girls;" women embracing their inner bitch when the situation demands it; women being formidable and funny; women speaking to power and singing for the good of their souls; women being strong, sexy, strident, super-smart, and stupendous; women who want to encourage little girls to keep dreaming.
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