Joan Stepp Smith's In A Pasture With Palominos is a one of the most exciting and original collections of poetry in recent years. Conceptually brilliant, verbally breathtaking and stylistically innovative, Joan Stepp Smith's poetry invigorates and recalibrates all of the complex issues of art and experience. The pleasures of these poems are many, including the discovery of the poet's complex narrative architectures and high-wire verbal antics [calisthenics] that both surprise us and are able to alter a poem at moment's notice. ”
—David St. John
Joan Stepp Smith is a native San Franciscan. She has degrees in English and Art History from the University of California at Berkeley and Sir John Cass School of Art and Design in London. She founded STARWORKS, a San Francisco public relations and conceptual...
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The Gentle Barn
San Francisco Symphony
Doctors Without Borders