About the Event
Lois Roma-Deeley was recently named the Scottsdale Poet Laureate. Her fourth poetry collection, The Short List of Certainties, won the Jacopone da Todi Book Prize. Her previous collections are Rules of Hunger, northSight, and High Notes—a Paterson Poetry Prize Finalist. Roma-Deeley’s poems have been published nationally and internationally in numerous anthologies and journals, including Without a Doubt, Odes and Elegies, Voices of Power & Invisibility, Post Road, Spillway, Glass, and many more. She is associate editor of the international poetry journal Presence.