Pauletta Hansel

Pauletta Hansel’s nine poetry collections include Heartbreak Tree, a poetic exploration of the intersection of gender and place in Appalachia, published in 2022 by Madville Publishing, and Friend, Coal Town Photograph and Palindrome, winner of the 2017 Weatherford Award for best Appalachian poetry, all from Dos Madres Press. She is 2022 Writer-in-Residence for The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. Her writing has been featured in Oxford American, Rattle, Appalachian Journal, The Anthology of Appalachian Writers, American Life in Poetry, Verse Daily and Poetry Daily, among others. Pauletta was Cincinnati’s first Poet Laureate (2016-2018) and past managing editor of Pine Mountain Sand & Gravel. 

Heartbreak Tree: Poems By Pauletta Hansel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781948692885
Availability: Usually in Stock
Published: Madville Publishing - March 17th, 2022

Tangle By Pauletta Hansel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781939929419
Published: DOS Madres Press - September 7th, 2015