Iris Jamahl Dunkle

IRIS JAMAHL DUNKLE was the 2017-2018 Poet Laureate of Sonoma County. Her poetry collections include Interrupted Geographies, Gold Passage, and There’s a Ghost in this Machine of Air. Her work has been published in Tin House, San Francisco Examiner, Fence, Calyx, Poet’s Market, Women’s Studies and Chicago Quarterly Review. Her biography on Charmian London, Jack London’s wife will be published by University of Oklahoma Press in Spring 2020. Dunkle teaches at Napa Valley College and is the Poetry Director of the Napa Valley Writers’ Conference.