Art by Andrés San Millán
The stories and poetry in Semitones are concerned with families, the natural world, and the spiritual. Haunted by music and the voices of the dead, this collection asks what key we are seeking as we move from dawn chorus to evensong.
About the Author
Derek Furr teaches literature and directs the Master of Arts in Teaching Program at Bard College. He is the author of a collection of fiction and essays, Suite For Three Voices (Fomite 2012), and a work of literary criticism, Recorded Poetry and Poetic Reception From Edna Millay to the Circle of Robert Lowell (Palgrave MacMillan 2010). He grew up in rural North Carolina and now lives in the Hudson Valley with his family.