Paul Nelson

Paul Nelson, founder of SPLAB/Seattle Poetics LAB and Founding Director of the Cascadia Poetry Festival, joins us today with highlights from some of the interviews he has collected in his new book, American Prophets: Interviews with Thinkers, Activists, Poets & Visionaries (Seattle Poetics Lab). Included here are Paul Nelson’s interviews with luminaries such as Rupert Sheldrake, Jean Houston, Wanda Coleman, Allen Ginsberg and many others. Paul Nelson is also a poet and the author of Time Before Slaughter, co-editor of Make It True: Poetry from Cascadia and other books. He serves as literary executor for the late poet Sam Hamill.

The Elliott Bay Book Company
1521 Tenth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 3:00pm