Luci Shaw

Poetry, Publishing, Spirituality

Luci Shaw is a prolific poet and essayist. Her most recent poetry collections are The Generosity and Eye of the Beholder, and her latest book of essays is Thumbprints in the Clay: Divine Marks of Beauty, Order, and Grace. She has edited three poetry anthologies and a festschrift, The Swiftly Tilting Worlds of Madeleine L’Engle. In addition, she co-authored three books with Madeleine L’Engle: WinterSong, Friends for the Journey, and A Prayer Book for Spiritual Friends. Shaw co-founded Harold Shaw Publishers, later becoming its president. She is also poetry editor and a contributing editor of Radix and poetry and fiction editor of Crux, an academic journal published quarterly by Regent College.


Festival Years: 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2018, 2022