Kentucky poet, folklorist, naturalist, and educator Sarah McCartt-Jackson is the author of the awardwinning poetry collection Stonelight (Airlie Press), which won the Phillip H. McMath Award in Poetry, the Weatherford Award in Poetry, and the Airlie Prize. Her chapbooks include Calf Canyon (Brain Mill Press), Vein of Stone (Porkbelly Press), and Children Born on the Wrong Side of the River (winner of the Mary Ballard Poetry Prize). Her poems have appeared in Indiana Review, Bellingham Review, Journal of American Folklore, The Maine Review, among others, and she has exhibited her poetry in collaboration with visual and performance artists at several galleries. She has received support from the Kentucky Arts Council, Barbara Deming Memorial Fund for Women, and Kentucky Foundation for Women.
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Last updated: March 24, 2020