Joan Logghe, the Santa Fe Poet Laureate of 2010–2012, graduated from Tufts University as Class Poet. Her books have been winners or finalists for both local and national prizes. Recent publications include The Singing Bowl, Odes & Offerings: A Collaborative Exhibit of Poetry and the Visual Arts, and Unpunctuated Awe: Santa Fe Poems. Joan has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, a Witter Bynner Foundation for Poetry grant, a Mabel Dodge Luhan internship, and a Barbara Deming/Money for Women grant.
A resident of rural northern New Mexico for 43 years, her teaching life has taken her from Ghost Ranch to Bratislava, Vienna, and Zagreb. Her website is www.joanlogghe.com.