Marie Tozier

Marie Tozier

Marie Tozier Marie Tozier is an Inupiaq poet who lives in Nome, Alaska.  Her book, Open the Dark, was published by the Boreal imprint of Red Hen Press in 2020.  Tozier’s poetry has appeared in Yellow Medicine Review, Cirque, Alaska Quarterly Review and Catamaran...
Hank Lentfer

Hank Lentfer

Hank Lentfer Hank Lentfer flunked kindergarten his first time through. When his book, Raven’s Witness: The Life of Richard K Nelson, won the Grand Prize at the Banff Mountain Book and Film Festival, his older sister called to say she still had a hard time...
Tina Ontiveros

Tina Ontiveros

Tina Ontiveros Tina Ontiveros is a writer, teacher, and bookseller based in Oregon. She was born in Idaho and raised below the federal poverty line, living mostly with her single mother at the edge of the Oregon desert, but often with her migrating dad in small timber...
Caroline Van Hemert

Caroline Van Hemert

Caroline Van Hemert Caroline Van Hemert is an Alaskan writer, adventurer, and wildlife biologist whose journeys have taken her from the pack ice of the Arctic Ocean to the swamps of the Okavango Delta. She is the author of The Sun is a Compass: A 4,000-mile Journey...
M Jackson

M Jackson

M Jackson 
Dr. M Jackson is a geographer, glaciologist, National Geographic Society Explorer, TED Fellow, three-time U.S. Fulbright Scholar, public speaker, and author. Jackson’s 2019 book, The Secret Lives of Glaciers, explores the complex impacts of glacier change...