Border Voices Poetry
Critically Acclaimed Anthologies:
2017 Standing In Heaven’s Fire
Our Children Are Wrapped in Song:
To order an anthology by phone
please contact Jack Webb 619-847-8714
The Best of Border Voices: Poet Laureates,
Pulitzer Prize Winners & the Wisdom of Kids
Named “Best Poetry Anthology of 2007” by USABookNews!
2016 Twenty Three Years
To order an anthology by phone please contact Jack Webb 619-847-8714
2015 was our first e-book and is available on Amazon Kindle
The 2015 e-book anthology will feature the award-winning students and celebrity poets from the May 14, 2015 “Virtual” Poetry Fair at the ITV studios with a special dedication to Steve Kowit. Also, many other students have been published in this anthology. Published students were sent letters. To purchase this Border Voices Poetry e-book anthology please contact Jack Webb 619-847-8714.
The 2014 anthology featured at our poetry fair on May 31, 2014. To purchase Border Voices Poetry Anthologies please use this Border Voices ORDER FORM 2014 $19.00 ea. (including postage and handling) or order early and SAVE – you may pick up your copies at the fair for 16.95 per copy.
Featured Poets: Brendan Constantine & Poet-teachers: Jackleen Holton, Celia Sigmon, Veronica Cunningham, Seretta Martin, and Risa the Poetry Clown
20th Anniversary year – 2013 $19.00
Featured Poets: Risa the Poetry Clown, Francisco Bustos, Shadab Zeest Hashmi, Steve Kowit
* * *Take a look at the amazing line-up of famous poets we’ve had over the years. This list will help you to know what previous anthologies to order: To order copies of anthologies from 1994 through 2016 contact
Jack Webb: 619-847-8714 1994
Marilyn Chin, Jack Grapes, Philip Levine, Fred Moramarco, Simon J. Ortiz, Leroy V. Quintana, Gary Soto, Quincy Troupe, Sherley Anne Williams.
Ai, Sandra Alcosser, Juan Felipe Herrera, Fred Moramarco, Ojenke, Margarita Luna Robles, Gary Snyder.
Wanda Coleman, Glover Davis, Dorianne Laux, Li-Young Lee,
Robert Hass, Sandra Cisneros, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, June Jordan, Lê Thi Diem Thúy.
Robert Pinsky, Mei-mei Berssenbrugge, Donald Hall, Joy Harjo, Victor Martinez, Susan Luzzaro, Sekou Sundiata. (Czeslaw Milosz, the Nobel Laureate in Literature, was featured at a Border Voices event two months before the annual poetry fair. Also appearing in separate events that year were Susan Sontag, and controversial filmmaker Michael Moore).
W.S. Merwin, Galway Kinnell, Alberto Blanco, Eavan Boland,
Billy Collins, Sharon Olds, Martín Espada, Mark Strand, Genny Lim.
Ernesto Cardenal, Steve Kowit, Naomi Shihab Nye, Reg E. Gaines,
Billy Collins, Jane Hirshfield, Gary Soto, and Marilyn Chin appeared at the fair at Montezuma Fall on April 27. The day before the fair, Maya Angelou filled 7,500-seat Cox Arena.
Francisco X. Alarcón, David Antin, Amy Gerstler, Sandra McPherson, Christine Huynh, Donna J. Watson.
Adrienne Rich, Robert Creeley, Sandra Cisneros, Ken Waldman.
Lawrence Ferlinghetti (the fair was trimmed that year because of project director Jack Webb’s emergency heart operation).
Dana Gioia, Sharon Olds, Luis J. Rodríguez, Len Waldman.
Robert Pinsky, Adrienne Rich, Steve Kowit, Catherine Yi-yu Cho Woo.
Ekiwah Adler-Beléndez, Kay Ryan, Ilya Kaminsky, Li-Young Lee.
Trish Dugger, Susanne Lummis, Rae Armantrout, Jericho Brown.
Alberto Blanco, Steve Kowit, Ilya Kaminsky, David Tomas Martinez
Steve Kowit, Celia Sigmon, Chris Baron, Seretta Martin
Sandra Alcosser, Francisco Bustos, Regina Morin, Al Zolynas
Risa the Poetry Clown, Francisco Bustos, Shadab Zeest Hashmi, Steve Kowit
Brendan Constantine, Jackleen Holton, Celia Sigmon, Veronica Cunningham, Risa the Poetry Clown, Seretta Martin
Chris Vannoy, Joe Milosch
Claudia Poquoc, Seretta Martin
Celia Simon, Johnnierenee Nia Nelson, Claudia Poquoc, Seretta Martin