CookBook Announces New Episodes for 2019/20
CookBook, a video series from Sundress Publications, is pleased to announce new episodes for 2019/20. Hosted by Darren C. Demaree and published six times per year, The CookBook features cooking and conversation with guest writers.
Elissa Washuta, who will be featured in September/October 2019, is a member of the Cowlitz Indian Tribe and a nonfiction writer. She is the author of Starvation Mode and My Body Is a Book of Rules, a finalist for the Washington State Book Award. She has received fellowships and awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, Creative Capital, Artist Trust, 4Culture, and Potlatch Fund.
Barbara Fant, who will be featured in November/December 2019, is the author of four poetry collections: Paint, Inside Out (2010), two chapbooks RibCaged and Them Brilliant Suns (both in 2017), and Aligning Water and Bearing Stars (2019). She has represented Columbus, OH in 9 National Poetry Slam competitions and placed 8th out of 96 poets in the 2017 Women of the World Poetry Slam. She is currently pursuing an MFA in Poetry.
Nick White, who will be featured in January/February 2020, is the author of two books of fiction: How to Survive a Summer and Sweet and Low. His writing has appeared or is forthcoming in The Kenyon Review, Catapult, Guernica, Mississippi Review, and elsewhere. He teaches creative writing at The Ohio State University
Host Darren C. Demaree is the author of eleven poetry collections, most recently Emily As Sometimes the Forest Wants the Fire (June 2019, Harpoon Books). He is the recipient of a 2018 Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award, the Louis Bogan Award from Trio House Press, and the Nancy Dew Taylor Award from Emrys Journal. He is the Managing Editor of the Best of the Net Anthology and Ovenbird Poetry.