Dear Vaccine
Video Responses

Enjoy this gallery of responses that features a range of contributors to the Global Vaccine Poem Project. All were selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Dear Vaccine anthology, which will be published by The Kent State University Press and available April 4th, 2022. Learn more about the Dear Vaccine anthology and how to purchase the book here.

Isaiah Hunt

Cleveland, Ohio

Erkut Tokman

Istanbul, Turkey

Anna Mari Räsänen

Helsinki, Finland

Susan Scheid

Washington D.C.

Dorothy Beavington

Surrey, British Columbia

Yahia Lababidi

Egypt and USA

Muna Agwa

Cleveland, Ohio

Sally Bliumis-Dunn

Armonk, New York

Jessica Jones

Ohio and Montana

Lahab Assef Al-Jundi

San Antonio, Texas

Tan Zi Ning


Barbara Solow

Florence, Massachusetts

Carl Little

Somesville, Maine

Claire Weiner

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Clara Ruth Kelly

Boxford, Massachusetts

Denise Alden

Twin Cities, Minnesota

Jan Stretch

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Jodi Lundgren

Victoria/Lekwungen, British Columbia, Canada

Julie Swarstad Johnson

Tucson, Arizona

Ken Waldman

Anchorage, Alaska

Margo Berdeshevsky

Paris, France

Mary Ellen Chown

Oakville, Ontario, Canada

Nisreen Yamany

Makkah, Saudi Arabia

Ofelia Zepeda

Tucson, Arizona

Peter Kahn

Chicago, Illinois

Dan Rosen

Kamakura, Japan

Steven Oscherwitz

Tucson, Arizona

Vivian Blatnik

Kent, Ohio

Lynn Otto

Oregon, USA

Robbi Nester

Lake Forest, California

Silke Feltz

Norman, OK

Kate McCarroll Moore

Danville, CA

Gail Rinderknecht

Shaker Heights, OH

Catherine Elizabeth Gamblin

Otis, Oregon

Joanne Feenstra

Slocan, British Columbia, Canada


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