The Poet’s Voice: Stephen Haven at Darien Library

Darien Library is pleased to present Stephen Haven as our 2018 Poet’s Voice poet. He is the author of The Last Sacred Place in North America, winner of the New American Prize. He has published two previous collections of poetry, Dust and Bread, for which he was named 2009 Ohio Poet of the Year, and The Long Silence of the Mohawk Carpet Smokestacks. He is also author of the memoir The River Lock: One Boy’s Life Along the Mohawk. Haven’s poems have appeared in American Poetry Review, The Southern Review, Salmagundi, Image, Blackbird, Guernica, and in many other journals.