The Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters is celebrating our 150th anniversary and the latest issue of Wisconsin People & Ideas magazine with virtual readings by Fiction & Poetry contest winners. Click the button below to join us live on Facebook at 10:00 am on June 18 to watch Hansa read a few poems, including her award-winning work, “Salvation Won't Come,” from the Wisconsin People & Ideas 2017 Poetry Contest.
Hansa Kerman Pistotnik is a poet and photographer whose black-and-white “Hancock High, Lake Shore Drive” was printed in the 2017 Midwest Review. Her poems have been published by Madison Metro Bus Lines Poetry and the Wisconsin Poets’ Calendar. She lives in Madison with her husband and her cat.