Los Angeles Review of Books

“Neo-Regionalist Moment: Hearing the Emerging Voices of the American Center” …This variation and texture highlights an intra-regional diversity across the Midwest, a complexity that is… Read More

What Writers Can Learn from Cops and Criminals

NY Times Best-Selling author Marc Cameron and National Endowment for the Arts and Federal Bureau of Prisons Writer-in-Residence, author Jim Reese… Read More

The Lives of Writers Podcast

Michael talks with Jim Reese about teaching writing at a prison, teaching writing at a college, the midwest, his first collection of essays Bone Chalk,… Read More

Keith Lesmeister reviews Jim Reese’s BONE CHALK

“What Reese is doing throughout, even with the bumper stickers, is providing an unflinching and oftentimes humorous — though some might say terrifying — view… Read More

Middle West Review

Bone Chalk Review – https://muse.jhu.edu/article/797283Read More

Authors Answer Interview

https://www.authorsanswer.com/interviews/5hd0qkagu9yh5gzk8l3bkw55vaq0dnRead More

Make Meaning—Story Can Set You Free

Episode 73 – Story Can Set You Free: Releasing Your Inner Writer with Jim Reese https://makemeaning.org/story-can-set-you-free-with-jim-reese/Read More

Best American Poetry Reviews BONE CHALK

Best American Poetry Reviews BONE CHALK (a nonfiction book): https://blog.bestamericanpoetry.com/the_best_american_poetry/2020/12/the-many-golden-bees-that-hum-inside-my-heart-3-new-books.htmlRead More

Arts in Corrections During the Time of COVID-19 | National Endowment for the Arts

In this blog series on how the arts are helping people who are isolated due to the COVID-19 pandemic, I have talked about how teaching… Read More

Jim Rees Live at the Norfolk Public Library

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