Virginia Barrett


Virginia Barrett photoVirginia Barrett is the current Poetry Editor of Switchback. She is a poet and artist whose books include I Just Wear My Wingscollected poems of an aspiring mystic (Jambu Press, 2013). She has edited two anthologies of contemporary San Francisco poets, Feather Floating on the Waterpoems for our children and OCCUPY SFpoems from the movement (with Bobby Coleman). A teaching-artist in city schools, Virginia is also the co-founder of the annual We Are All Poets youth poetry/civics program in collaboration with the San Francisco Main Library. She is currently pursuing an MFA in Poetry at the University of San Francisco.