Editor’s note: Our Literary Citizenship section is a standing list of our community members’ ongoing literary activities. We announce new Literary Citizenship engagements in our Announcements section and add them to the Literary Citizenship list if they will be continuing beyond the short-term.
Jessica Barksdale (2015): Organizer, Literature Week, Diablo Valley College.
Christina Collins (2010): Home Editor, Lockjaw Magazine.
Sydney Elliott (2015): Editor, Community College Humanities Review.
Kathleen Flenniken (2007): President, Jack Straw Cultural Center.
Nancy Geyer (2013): Art Editor, Terrain.org: A Journal of the Built + Natural Environments.
Bernard Grant (2016): Associate Essays Editor, The Nervous Breakdown.
Jill McCabe Johnson (2008): Executive Director, Artsmith.
Lita Kurth (2009): Cofounder, Flash Fiction Forum.
Meghan McClure (2013): Editorial Board Member, Floating Bridge Press.
Ian Ramsey (2015): Founder and Director, The Kauffmann Program in Environmental Writing and Wilderness Exploration.
Michael Schmeltzer (2007): Editorial Board Member, Floating Bridge Press.
Tina Schumann (2009): Assistant Director, Artsmith.
Billie Swift (2016): Owner, Open Books: A Poem Emporium.
Rick Barot: Poetry Editor, New England Review.
David Biespiel: Columnist, “Poetry Wire,” The Rumpus.
Oliver de la Paz: Treasurer, AWP Board of Trustees.
Jenny Johnson: Contributing Editor, Waxwing.
Dinah Lenney: Senior Nonfiction Editor, Los Angeles Review of Books.
Peggy Shumaker: Series Editor, Alaska Literary Series, University of Alaska Press; Editor, Boreal Books, Red Hen Press; Board Member, Alaska Arts & Culture Foundation; Board Member, Storyknife Writers Retreat; Poetry Editor, Persimmon Tree; Contributing Editor, Alaska Quarterly Review; National Advisory Board Member, The Prairie Schooner Book Prize.