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Reading

Solstice MFA Program Reading with
Amy Hoffman

View the recording of my in-person reading with Amy Hoffman as part of the Solstice MFA Program January 2024 reading series.

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Reading

Solstice MFA Program Reading with
Anne-Marie Oomen

View the recording of my in-person reading with Anne-Marie Oomen as part of the Solstice MFA Program January 2023 reading series.

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Reading

Phosphorescence Poetry Reading Series: May 2022

View the recording of a virtual reading featuring myself, Meg Kearney, and Denise Low as part of the Emily Dickinson Museum's poetry reading series.

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Interview

Sidelines Magazine:
Featured Writer Interview

Read my interview with Sidelines Magazine at Simmons University as part of its spring 2022 issue (pg 37).

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Feature

Book Riot: 9 Poetry Books That Capture the Black Experience

[T]hese particular poems make me understand that my lived experiences aren’t supposed to be in a box. In fact, they can be lively, intimate, fulfilling and experiences that are instrumental to my growth as a reader and a person. 

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Reading

The Notebooks Collective: Reading & Conversation with Daniel B. Summerhill

View the recording of a reading and conversation featuring myself and Daniel B. Summerhill. 

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Review

The Poetry Question:
The Dandelion Speaks of Survival
Review by Chris L Bulter

Quintin Collins writes the types of poems I wish were available to me as a child.

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Reading

Lit Youngstown:
Reading with Meg Kearney and Chloe Martinez

View the recording of this virtual reading featuring myself and two other readers.

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Reading

Birch Bark Editing:
Reading and Conversation
with Meg Kearney

View the recording of this reading and conversation featuring myself and Meg Kearney.

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Feature

Palette Poetry:
Poetry We Admire: Food & Family

For our November Poetry We Admire, we have rounded up some of the best new poems we could find out there around the theme of Food & Family. 

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Podcast Interview

TPQ 20 Podcast Feature

I spoke with Chris Margolin of The Poetry Question in conversation with poets and writers about passions, process, pitfalls, and poetry. 

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Reading

Boston Book Fest 2022:
Reading with torrin a. greathouse

Listen to the audio of my Boston Book Fest 2022 featured poetry reading.

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Reading

Pagination Bookshop: Solstice MFA Program Faculty & Staff Reading

View the recording of a virtual reading featuring myself and some of my Solstice MFA colleagues.

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Reading

Brookline Booksmith: Reading with Tracy Fuad

View the recording of my in-person reading with Tracy Fuad at Brookline Booksmith.

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Interview

Write or Die Tribe: What It's Like to Release Your Debut Poetry Collection During A Pandemic: 20 Poets Respond

See what 20 poets had to say about releasing their debut collection during the pandemic, from the disappointments to the hopefulness.

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Interview

The Kenyon Review:
Poetry Today: Jennifer Militello and Quintin Collins

Poetry Today features living poets answering questions about poetry and poetics.

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Feature

The Rumpus:
What to Read When You Want to Celebrate Poetry

[W]e’ve asked our editors to share new and forthcoming collections from poets we love and admire that we’re especially excited about.

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Review

The Skinny Poetry Journal
The Dandelion Speaks of Survival
Review by Curtis L. Crisler

 

Quintin’s vulnerability and love for place takes us back, then moves us forward, singing names we take for granted.

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Reading

Walden Woods Project:
Thoreau and the Miracle
of Poetry

View the recording of this reading and conversation featuring myself, Catherine Staples, Ernesto Estrella, and David Leff.

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Brookline Booksmith: Reading with Porsha Olayiwola & José Olivarez

View the recording of my in-person reading with Porsha and José as part of Booksmith's Third Thursdays Poetry Series.

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Panel

Brookline Booksmith: A Juneteenth Celebration

View the recording of my in-person Juneteenth panel with Lisa Stringfellow at Brookline Booksmith.

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The Notebooks Collective: Reading & Conversation with Daniel B. Summerhill & José Angel Araguz

View the recording of a reading and conversation featuring myself, Daniel B. Summerhill, and José Angel Araguz.

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Reading

Sundress Reading Series: Reading with Rebecca Pelky & Heikki Huotari

View the recording of virtual reading with Rebecca Pelky and Heikki Huotari.

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Awards

New England Poetry Club: 2021 NEPC Contest Results

I was a finalist for the Sheila Margaret Motton Book Prize.

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Review

The Skinny Poetry Journal: 
The Dandelion Speaks of Survival
Review by Dr. Rosetta Codling

In short, this is a diverse and uniquely beautiful collection of poetic gems.

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Feature

The Kenyon Review:
Summer Reading: KR Recommends . . .

Every June, we ask our extended family of editors and staff to recommend books they have loved (or are looking forward to).

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Review

The Friday Influence:
writer feature: Quintin Collins

 

On the page, Collins’ work is marked by a direct engagement with the physical world, lingering over it with a curious attention that pays off in nuanced and fateful meaning.

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Interview

The Poetry Question:
#TPQ5: Quintin Collins

Check out this interview!

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