Amber Edmondson

Marquette, MI

Amber Edmondson is a poet, book artist and a co-founder of LitUP. She studied English at Northwestern Michigan College. Publications include The Way North: Collected Upper Peninsula New Works, Dunes Review, Midwestern Gothic, and Border Crossing. Her blank books can be found at Snowbound Books in Marquette, Rare Earth Goods in Ishpeming, and Jailhouse Gallery in Big Bay. She lives near Marquette.

She will be appearing on the U.P. Book Tour on the following dates:

August 6: Butler Theatre (121 South Main St, Ishpeming 49849), 7-9pm, reading with Robert Alexander, Sharon Dilworth, Sue Harrison, Jen A. Howard, Beverly Matherne, Janeen Rastall, Saara Myrene Raappana, and Andrea Scarpino

Aug 14: Manistique Public Library (100 N Cedar St, Manistique 49854), 1-3pm, panel/Q&A/reading with Elinor Benedict, Bonnie Jo Campbell, Ron Riekki, and Phillip Sterling

Aug 17: Barnes and Noble (9605 Green Oak Village Place, Brighton 48116), 1-3pm, signing with Eric Gadzinski, Janeen Rastall, and Ron Riekki

  • Work
    • Poet, book artist, workshop leader
  • Education
    • Northwestern Michigan College, Northern Michigan University