Betsy Aoki

Elizabeth (Betsy) Aoki has received fellowships from the City of Seattle, Artist Trust Foundation, Jackstraw Writers Program, and Hedgebrook. She won the Nassau Review’s Writer Award for 2015, and attended the Clarion West Writers Workshop in 2016. Her poetry publications include the chapbook, Every Vanish Leaves Its Trace by Finishing Line Press, inclusion in the Asian American female poets’ anthology Yellow as Turmeric, Fragrant as Cloves, and poems placed in The Seattle Times, The Midway Journal, Phoebe,, Seattle Review, Poetry Northwest, Calyx, Asian Pacific Journal, and the Hawai’i Pacific Review.