Construction Literary Magazine

Fall 2020

Alice B. Fogel

Alice B. Fogel’s third book, Be That Empty, was a national poetry bestseller in 2008, and in 2009 Strange Terrain (how not to “get” poetry) came out. Her poems have appeared in many journals and anthologies, including Best American Poetry, Robert Hass’s Poet’s Choice, Spillway, Hotel Amerika, Crazyhorse, and Pleiades, and she has received a fellowship from the NEA and other awards. She teaches writing and other arts, and is an award-winning designer and creator of custom clothing, particularly from upcycled materials (