The Beat: Chris Tonelli

Knox Pods

Jun 22 2021 • 3 mins

Chris Tonelli is a founding editor of the independent poetry press (Birds, LLC); co-director of the (NC Book Festival); and author of five chapbooks and two full-length collections of poetry, most recently (Whatever Stasis (Barrelhouse Books, 2018)). He works in (the Libraries at NC State) and is the co-owner of (So & So Books) in downtown Raleigh, where he lives with his wife, Allison, and two kids, Miles and Vera. Other Links: (Read "Wide Bird" and "Pluto" by Chris Tonelli) (Bio and links at Birds, LLC) (Interview at (from “A Test of Company” at