Betsy Sholl, a founding member of Alice James Books, is the author of six previous collections of poetry, most recently Late Psalm. Her awards include the AWP Prize for Poetry, the Felix Pollak Prize, and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Maine Art Commission. In 2006 she was named Poet Laureate of Maine. She teaches at the University of Southern Maine and in the Vermont College MFA in Writing Program.
AJB is proud to announce that University of Southern Maine's Words and Images journal has named its inaugural annual Betsy Sholl award for excellence in poetry! Find out more about the aware by clicking the link below!