An in-depth profile of Christopher which outlines his life and history, and how it shaped his book, Self-Portrait with Dogwood. Read it here.
Features and Media
A thoughtful review by Karina Magdalena, author of The Fifth Mrs. Brink. Read it here!
A video on City Channel 4-Iowa City's Youtube channel about Christopher's recent trip to Baghdad. Watch it here.
Christopher's interview, in Russian and English, about poetry, creative writing programs, Joseph Brodsky, and much more. Find out more here.
A review of my book, Self-Portrait with Dogwood alongside Gerald Stern's Death Watch by Steve Bennett from My San Antonio. Check it out here.
In which Christopher interviews James Carroll in Columbia Journal, asking questions of faith and writing. Read this fascinating interview here.
A new review published by breac: A Digital Journal of Irish Studies on Town Stitched by River, an anthology by Irish alumni of the International Writing Program (IWP). Read it here.
Underpass features Christopher in their Translator Spotlight series in which he talks about poetry, translation, and the IWP. Read it now.
On October 18th 2016, Christopher and Marvin Bell read from their new book, After the Fact: Scripts & Postscripts, at the legendary Prairie Lights Bookstore in Iowa City, Iowa. Listen to the reading here.
A radio interview with four members of the 2016 International Writing Program (IWP). Listen to what they have to say about their countries and their work here.