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  • Date: June 18
  • Time: 6:00pm - 6:00pm PT

Book Launch: Site Fidelity by Claire Boyles, with Camille T. Dungy

Cover: Site Fidelity by Claire BoylesWriter, teacher, and former sustainable farmer Claire Boyles and acclaimed poet and essayist Camille T. Dungy discuss Claire’s stunning debut short story collection Site Fidelity, an intimate chronicle of women and families facing the challenges wrought by climate crisis and economic inequity in the American West. “For anyone who loves and grieves the West, who isn’t afraid to open their eyes and see her distress, these beautifully forged stories are as essential as water,” Pam Houston raves.

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About the Authors

Claire Boyles is a writer, teacher, and former sustainable farmer. She received her MFA in creative writing from Colorado State University. Her fiction has appeared in Boulevard and the Kenyon Review. She lives in Loveland, Colorado.

Camille T. Dungy is the author of four collections of poetry: Trophic Cascade (Wesleyan UP, 2017); Smith Blue (Southern Illinois UP, 2011) winner of the 2010 Crab Orchard Open Book Prize; Suck on the Marrow (Red Hen Press, 2010) winner of the American book award in 2010; and What to Eat, What to Drink, What to Leave for Poison (Red Hen Press, 2006). Her debut collection of personal essays, Guidebook to Relative Strangers (W. W. Norton, 2017) was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. She is currently University Distinguished Professor in the English Department at Colorado State University.