Even If They Say
Even If They Say, a four-poem chapbook by Red Shuttleworth, is published by Bunchgrass Press in a limited edition. The presented poems are:
Got a Question?
Barely Erect Gravestones...
Fortuna, North Dakota
Will Rope for Food
Alkabo, North Dakota, 1937
photo by Russell Lee
(Library of Congress)
Red Shuttleworth, a three-time Spur Award recipient for poetry, received the 2016 Western Heritage (Wrangler) Award for Outstanding Poetry Book for his Woe to the Land Shadowing.
Named by True West magazine in 2007 as "Best Living Western Poet," In the past half-century, Red Shuttleworth has published poetry, fiction, drama, literary criticism, and ephemeral prose in such journals as Alaska Quarterly Review, Artforum, Foreign Affairs, Ontario Review, Poetry Now, Prairie Schooner, Roundup, South Dakota Review, Southwest Review, and Zone 3.
Red Shuttleworth's next full book of poetry, Straight Ahead, will be published in late January 2017 by Blue Horse Press.