By María Iñigo Clavo
FEB 2021 | Critics Page
We can think of the nation as akin to a narcissistic father figure that hopes to see his image, feats and aspirations reflected in the citizens
By Nikki Wallschlaeger
JUNE 2022 | Poetry
Nikki Wallschlaeger’s work has been featured in The Nation, Brick, American Poetry Review, Witness, Kenyon Review, POETRY, and others. She is the author of the full-length collections Houses (Horseless Press 2015) and Crawlspace (Bloof 2017) as well as the graphic book I Hate Telling You How I Really Feel (2019) from Bloof Books. She is also the author of an artist book called “Operation USA” through the Baltimore based book arts group Container, a project acquired by Woodland Pattern Book Center in Milwaukee. Her third collection, Waterbaby, is out from Copper Canyon Press. She was a Visiting Associate Professor of Poetry at the Iowa Writers Workshop from Spring 2021 to Spring 2022.