Patricia Clark

Writer, Professor, Poet in Residence at Grand Valley State University

Events & Readings

Patricia Clark (photo credit Chris Clark/Grand Rapids Press)

Upcoming readings for 2017:
Book launch for The End of Grief at AWP Conference, Washington D.C., February 2017. Check back for information about Terrapin Books, their book table at exhibit at AWP.

I am also moderating a panel at AWP.

February 2017 book launch with Keith Taylor (also launching a new book) in Grand Rapids, MI for The End of Grief at Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters, 758 Wealthy St SE, 49503. Date to be determined.

Readings in 2016:
December 11, 2016. 6 p.m. Reading for Plume Magazine at Jefferson Market Library, 425 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10011 New York.

September 9, 2016. Reading from Wreath for the Red Admiral and talk to freshman students at Grand Valley State University, 12 p.m. Holton-Hooker Living Center, Allendale campus.

April 23, 2016, Brilliant Books, Traverse City, MI. Participating in a reading launching Dunes Review.

March 30, 2016, Plume at AWP, LACE Gallery, 6522 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA. 7 p.m.

Patricia's author talk/podcast in Superstition Review 17. Go to:

My recent chapbook from summer 2016. Order from for best price, or from other online booksellers.

See online review of Sunday Rising here by Kristin George Bagdanow, in Colorado Review online:

Selected Works

Michigan State University Press has a new catalog out. Ask for one on their website.
A poet expresses her desire to find a pastoral refuge in nature.
My second book, published in 2005.
Collaborative work
Poems by Patricia Clark & prints by Steven Sorman
Poetry Chapbook (one in a subscription series)
A selection of new poems & some previously published ones
My first book of poetry--winner of the Women in Literature Poetry competition.