Maya Jewell Zeller is the author of RUST FISH (Lost Horse Press, 2011), YESTERDAY, THE BEES (Floating Bridge Press, October 2015), and the collaboration (with Seattle visual artist Carrie DeBacker), ALCHEMY FOR CELLS & OTHER BEASTS (Entre Rios, Fall 2017). Please visit “About the Author” for more information.

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Upcoming Events/Appearances:

Through Central Washington University, I’ll be teaching the following classes IN FALL 2021:

-English 455/555: Studies in Poetry- Docupoetics & the Researched Lyric

-English 585: Graduate Publishing Strategies

Through Western CO University, I’ll be teaching Poetry Writing to students in the Low-Residency MFA, January 2022

Recent Public Appearances:

Reading, with Ben Cartwright, Tim Greenup, Laura Read, Kathryn Smith, Aileen Keown-Vaux, & Connie Wasem-Scott. Wishing Tree Books. Spokane. July 28, 2021.

Voomph!: Visual Poetry and Art Exhibit at Collapse Gallery. Wenatchee. July 24, 2021.

2021 Port Townsend Writers’ Conference, via ZOOM

  • Spells & Incantations
  • Crossover Artists: Poets Writing Nonfiction
  • Wunderkammers & Other Catalogs (master class on organizing a collection)
  • Reading with Jenny Boully & Jourdan Imani Keith, Wednesday, July 21, 2021

2021 Western Colorado Graduate Program in Creative Writing Low-Residency MFA Summer Residency

Spells & Incantations, for Hugo House, July 26, 2020, ZOOM CLASS

Launch for Kathryn Smith’s SELF PORTRAIT WITH CEPHALOPOD, Feb. 9

Launch for Kathryn Nuernberger’s THE WITCH OF EYE, Feb. 13

Upcoming Workshops: