Marybeth Holleman is author of The Heart of the Sound and Among Wolves, and co-editor of Crosscurrents North. Pushcart Prize nominee and finalist for the Siskiyou Prize in Environmental Literature, she has written essays, poems, and articles for dozens of journals, magazines, and anthologies, among them Orion, Christian Science Monitor, Sierra, ISLE/OUP, Literary Mama, North American Review, AQR, The Future of Nature, and on National Public Radio. She’s written for nonprofits on topics including predator control, global warming, wilderness designation, oil spills, and polar bears. She’s also taught creative writing and women’s studies at the University of Alaska, and led nature writing workshops throughout Alaska. Raised in the Appalachian mountains of North Carolina, she transplanted to Alaska’s Chugach Mountains 30 years ago. marybethholleman.com
CONTRIBUTIONS TO HUMANS & NATURE:
- What We Talk about When We Talk about Wilderness
From Minding Nature’s Winter 2019, Volume 12, Number 1 issue.