Jonathan Farmer

Jonathan FarmerJonathan Farmer is the author of That Peculiar Affirmative: On the Social Life of Poems (Stephen F. Austin, 2019) and the poetry editor and editor-in-chief of At Length. His poem, “Haw River Meditation,” was a finalist for the 2019 On Teaching Poem Prize, which is given to honor the best-unpublished poem written about K–12 teaching and/or teachers and was judged by Presidential Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco. He teaches middle and high school English and lives in Durham, NC.

Participation at the 2019 West End Poetry Festival

  • Presenting + Workshop | October 18, 2019 | 6:30 pm | flyleaf Books in Chapel Hill | October 18, 2019 | Noon to 8:30 pm | The Century Center in Downtown Carrboro & 2nd Wind
  • For a full schedule and descriptions of all the sessions, see the festival schedule.