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Q&A with Devon Walker-Figueroa, author of ‘Philomath: Poems’

I burned through “Philomath: Poems,” the debut poetry collection from Devon Walker-Figueroa, in one sitting. A narrative coming-of-age poetry collection laced with searing imagery and gut-punch single-line revelations, “Philomath” is about Walker-Figueroa’s childhood in Benton County’s rural community, Kings Valley, and in nearby town Philomath. (You can read the collection’s titular poem, one of its […]