Fairbanks Arts Association is Now Accepting Entries for the 23rd Annual Statewide Poetry Contest judged by Jeremy Pataky. The purpose of the contest is to encourage, publicize and reward the writing of high quality poetry.… More
Fairbanks Arts is pleased to present an evening reading with author Nicole Stellon O’Donnell as part of our 2016 Literary Reading Series
This free event will take place on
Saturday, November 5th at 7 pm in the Bear Gallery
(3rd Floor AK Centennial Center for the Arts, Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way)
Nicole Stellon O’Donnell’s first collection, Steam Laundry, won the 2013 WILLA Literary Award for Poetry. Her poems have appeared in Prairie Schooner, Passages North, Bellingham Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, The Women’s Review of Books, Redivider, Zyzzyva, and other literary journals. Nicole was a recipient of one of the 2016 Alaska
Literary Awards, a program of the Alaska Arts & Culture Foundation in partnership with Alaska State Council on the Arts.
In January 2016 she traveled to India as a recipient of a Fulbright Distinguished Award in Teaching. She teaches English at a school for incarcerated youth and lives in Fairbanks, Alaska.
Fairbanks Arts Association is the proud host of the oldest Literary Reading in the State. Every month, the public is treated to writers reading their own work and a community meet-up where people can connect with other lovers of literature.
Read more about Steam Laundry and Nicole Stellon O’Donnell at her website