Gretchen Marquette is the author of May Day (2016), published by Graywolf Press, which was a 2017 Minnesota Book Award finalist in poetry. Her work has appeared in The Paris Review, Harper’s, Tin House, TriQuarterly, Paper Darts and other journals. While a graduate student at Hamline, Gretchen served as the assistant poetry editor for Water~Stone Review, and has been a first reader for the National Poetry Series. Gretchen is a 2014 recipient of a Minnesota Emerging Writer Grant through the Loft Literary Center. She lives in the Powderhorn neighborhood of South Minneapolis.
May DayGraywolf Press, May 2016