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Flash Briefing: Whitney Collins Reads "Bjorn" (Part 1) from Shirley Magazine on The Poetry Vlog The Poetry Vlog: Creating Social Justice, Poetry, and Higher Ed Coalitions

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This episode is part of a month-long literary journal, podcast, and YouTube teaching collaboration with Shirley Magazine, a fiction and hybrid forms magazine in Portland, OR. Editors Colleen and Lauren present selections from previous publications of the journal, leading up to a longer episode on the launch of the latest issue.

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Today's reader: Whitney Collins reading "Bjorn."

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Link to full piece: http://www.shirleymag.com/issue-eleven-doubles

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About Whitney: Whitney Collins’s fiction has appeared in Ninth Letter, Grist, The Pinch, Lumina, The Gateway Review, Pamplemousse, Shirley Magazine, and New Limestone Review. It is forthcoming in Quarter After Eight, The Southeast Review, Moon City Review, Raleigh Review, Solidago Journal, and The Laurel Review. Her stories have been thrice nominated for Pushcart Prizes, and she holds an MFA from Spalding University. She lives in Kentucky with my husband and sons.

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More about Shirley Magazine: http://www.shirleymag.com/

● The Poetry Vlog is a YouTube Channel and Podcast dedicated to building social justice coalitions through poetry, pop culture, cultural studies, and related arts dialogues. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to join our fast-growing arts & scholarship community (youtube.com/c/thepoetryvlog?sub_confirmation=1). Connect with us on Instagram (instagram.com/thepoetryvlog), Twitter (twitter.com/thepoetryvlog), Facebook (facebook.com/thepoetryvlog), and our website (thepoetryvlog.com).


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This episode is part of a month-long literary journal, podcast, and YouTube teaching collaboration with Shirley Magazine, a fiction and hybrid forms magazine in Portland, OR. Editors Colleen and Lauren present selections from previous publications of the journal, leading up to a longer episode on the launch of the latest issue.

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Today's reader: Whitney Collins reading "Bjorn."

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Link to full piece: http://www.shirleymag.com/issue-eleven-doubles

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About Whitney: Whitney Collins’s fiction has appeared in Ninth Letter, Grist, The Pinch, Lumina, The Gateway Review, Pamplemousse, Shirley Magazine, and New Limestone Review. It is forthcoming in Quarter After Eight, The Southeast Review, Moon City Review, Raleigh Review, Solidago Journal, and The Laurel Review. Her stories have been thrice nominated for Pushcart Prizes, and she holds an MFA from Spalding University. She lives in Kentucky with my husband and sons.

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More about Shirley Magazine: http://www.shirleymag.com/

● The Poetry Vlog is a YouTube Channel and Podcast dedicated to building social justice coalitions through poetry, pop culture, cultural studies, and related arts dialogues. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to join our fast-growing arts & scholarship community (youtube.com/c/thepoetryvlog?sub_confirmation=1). Connect with us on Instagram (instagram.com/thepoetryvlog), Twitter (twitter.com/thepoetryvlog), Facebook (facebook.com/thepoetryvlog), and our website (thepoetryvlog.com).


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This episode is sponsored by
· Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thepoetryvlog/support

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