Poet &


A recipient of the John Irwin Fellowship, Joan Biddle holds an MFA from The New School and an MA from Johns Hopkins University. Her work has appeared in Barrow Street, The Best American Poetry Blog, RHINO, Ruminate, and elsewhere. She is the coordinator of the Carnegie Writers’ Group in Memphis, and lives with her husband and three children.


Poems in Conversation

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Events and

Joan’s poem “White Bird” inspires art piece in Stacey Johnson’s “Nature Amplified” collection at Eclectic Eye (Fall 2021)

Joan’s manuscript Radiant Child: A Poem to Jean-Michel Basquiat longlisted for the Christopher Smart Prize from Eyewear Publishing, UK (Spring 2019)


Get in Touch

Contact Joan for speaking, writing workshops, writing services, and more.


•  Writing workshops
•  Speaking
•  Voiceovers
•  Poetry translation from French to English
•  Poems on the spot
•  Classroom visits
•  Poetry readings
•  Craft talks
•  Freelance writing & editing
•  Web content
•  Book reviews
•  Interviews
•  Blogging
•  Essays

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