William F. Claire

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William Claire was founding editor and publisher of Voyages, a national literary magazine published in DC in the 60's and 70's. He has been a Yaddo and MacDowell fellow and a Rockefeller Foundation resident in Bellagio, Italy. He directed a city-wide festival celebrating Georges Simenon; coordinated the first Folger Evening Series reading, and published books relating to Alan Swallow, Mark Van Doren, and Literature and Medicine: The Physician as Writer (Johns Hopkins Univ. Press). He is a former resident of DC who currently lives in Lewes, DE, and owns an antiquarian art and book business.

Beltway Poetry Quarterly: http://washingtonart.com/beltway/claire.html

written by Kim Roberts, March 2018

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