Watch & Listen: Copper Canyon Press Intern Alumni Read to You

In celebration of Copper Canyon Press’s 50th anniversary, we invited former Copper Canyon Press interns to read their favorite poems from Copper Canyon Press books. Watch and listen to the poems that continue to stay with them long after their internship was completed:

Veronica (Spring 2022 Intern) reads “How to Hold the Heavy Weight of Now” from Now Do You Know Where You Are by Dana Levin


Gabriella (Summer 2022 Intern) reads “A Unified Theory” from Fieldnotes on Ordinary Love by Keith S. Wilson


Tristan (Spring 2010 Intern) reads “Someday I’ll Love Ocean Vuong” from Night Sky with Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong and “Friend” from Shirt in Heaven by Jean Valentine: