Biographie de l'auteur
Joseph Byrd has been a school teacher, a nanny, a choral librarian, and a live-in supervisor of developmentally disabled adults. From 1996?97 he traveled with Open Forum, a discussion group that dialogued with high school students in former East Berlin, and in 1996 he was an Associate Artist in Poetry at the Atlantic Center for the Arts in Florida under Joy Harjo. He lives in Holland, Michigan with his wife and two daughters, working as Director of Celebration Ministries at Zion Lutheran Church, where he currently serves as Artistic Director of the Upper Room Theatre, which he founded in 2005. He is a novice in the Order of Ecumenical Franciscans.