Traveling New Orleans poets Skye Jackson, author of A Faster Grave, and Benjamine Aleshire, author of Currency, visit Bookworks presenting their new books and new work.
Skye Jackson was born and raised in New Orleans. She holds an English degree from LSU and a degree in law from Mississippi College School of Law. She is currently an MFA candidate in poetry at the University of New Orleans Creative Writing Workshop where she works with Bayou Magazine. Her work has appeared in the Delta Literary Journal and Thought Catalog. Her chapbook A Faster Grave is forthcoming in May 2019 from Antenna Press.