Franky Frances Cannon

532B7B1C-7B0F-449C-8E3A-79318C8B6F7B

ART BLOG

SHOP

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION

PUBLICATIONS

Instagram:   @frankyfrancescannon
Twitter:    @FrancesArtist
Email:   frankyfrancescannon@gmail.com
My teaching website: Cicadaschool.com
Linkedin page

ABOUT ME

I am the Managing Director of the Sundog Poetry Center, as well as a writer, artist, and instructor, currently teaching creative writing and literature courses at the Vermont College of Fine Arts, and art and English courses at the Vermont Commons School. I have previously taught at Champlain College, as well as the University of Iowa. I have an MFA in creative writing from Iowa and a BA in poetry and printmaking from the University of Vermont. My published books include: Walter Benjamin: Reimagined, MIT Press, The Highs and Lows of Shapeshift Ma and Big-Little Frank, Gold Wake Press, Tropicalia, Vagabond Press, Predator/Play, Ethel Press, Uranian Fruit, Honeybee Press, and Bitten by the Lantern Fly, forthcoming with Finishing Line Press. I have worked for The Iowa Review, McSweeney’s quarterly, The Believer, and The Lucky Peach. My work has been published in The New York Times, Poetry Northwest, The Iowa Review, The Green Mountain Review, Vice, Lithub, The Moscow Times, The Examined Life Journal, Gastronomica, Electric Lit, Edible magazine, Mount Island, and Vol. 1 Brooklyn. 

woodviolet

IMG_4603.JPG

MY BOOKS CAN BE FOUND AT THE FOLLOWING LIBRARIES AND LOCATIONS:

The MIT Press bookstore in Boston, MA
Powell’s Bookstore in Portland, OR
Phoenix bookstore in Burlington, Vermont
Crow bookstore in Burlington, Vermont
Flying Pig Bookstore in Shelburne, Vermont
Ebenezer Books in Johnson, Vermont
Bear Pond Books in Montpelier, Vermont
Rabble Rouser in Montpelier, Vermont
Fletcher Free Library, Vermont
University of Vermont library, Burlington, Vermont
St. Johnsbury Academy Library, St. Johnsbury, Vermont
The Hive art gallery in Middlesex, Vermont
Prairie Lights bookstore in Iowa City
Trident Booksellers & Cafe in Boulder, Colorado
Beaverdale Books in Des Moines, Iowa
Volumes Bookcafe in Chicago, Illinois
Mac’s Backs bookstore in Cleveland, Ohio
Wolverine Press Publick House in Fort Collins, Colorado
Drawn and Quarterly Bookstore in Montreal