Christopher Shipman

Christopher Shipman (he/him) lives on Eno, Sappony, & Shakori land in Greensboro, NC, where he teaches literature and creative writing at New Garden Friends School & plays drums in The Goodbye Horses. Recent work appears or is forthcoming in Denver Quarterly, Iron Horse Literary Review, Fence, Pedestal, Poetry Magazine, Rattle (online), & elsewhere. His experimental play Metaphysique D’ Ephemera has been staged at four universities. Getting Away with Everything (Unlikely Books, 2021), in collaboration with Vincent Cellucci, is his most recent collection. More at

2018 Events
NOPF Coordinator
2023 Events
Mouth Fools: Exercise Identity - A Workshop for Poets and Teachers
2024 Events
VERSUS-VERSES: Oppositionality as Seed Peppers of Poetry
An Unlikely Stories Reading