A Journal of Disability Poetry

Volume 3     Issue 4     December 2009

About Us

Wordgathering is produced by members of the Inglis House Poetry Workshop. The workshop is a collaborative of writers with disabilities who reside at Inglis House in Philadelphia, Pa. The workshop has been meeting, sharing and critiquing poetry for the past eleven years. In addition, they have worked to promote the writing of poets with disabilities through the annual Inglis House Poetry Contest, chapbook productions, and Poetry and Disabilities Conference. The workshop is is also affiliated with Dispoet, a blog for the discussion of disability and poetry. Writing by individual members may be viewed at the workshop website , as can the winners of the 2007 Disability Poetry contest.

Editors for this issue are Dana Hirsch, Stuart Sanderson and Michael Northen. Technical support has been provided by Eliot Spindel.

This site is maintained by Michael Northen.