In her interview program The Last Word, Cynthia Arrieu-King interviews amateur and professional poets and writers most often in the South Jersey and tri-state area. Her subject for this interview is poet Hillary Gravendyk. [mp3j track=”Hillary Gravendyk Interview@http://theconversant.org/staging/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/Gravendyk-podcast-complete-Conversant.mp3″ caption=”with Cynthia Arrieu-King”]
Hillary Gravendyk is an Assistant Professor of English at Pomona College in Claremont, CA. Her poetry has most recently appeared in journals such as Lana Turner, Inlandia, and Poemeleon. Her chapbook, The Naturalist, was published by Achiote Press in 2008. Her first full-length book of poetry, Harm, was published in 2011 by Omnidawn press. She lives in Claremont.