Linda Ravenswood (BFA, MA, PhD abd) is a poet and performance artist from Los Angeles. Founder and Editor-in-chief of The Los Angeles Press, and co-founding member of Melrose Poetry Bureau, Linda is a two time Pushcart Prize nominee, a winner of The California Writers Grant / Yefe Nof Award 2019, an Asylum Arts Fellow 2020, and finalist for The International Beverly Prize for Literature 2019. Current projects (2020) include partnerships with PEN USA, The City of West Hollywood,The Poetry Society of New York, and Hinchas Press. She was shortlisted for Poet Laureate of Los Angeles in 2017. A full collection of her poetry, rock waves / sloe drags is forthcoming from Eyewear London, 2021.
Find her at thelosangelespress.com