Colin Partch

Colin Partch is a poet from Pacific Grove, California. He is a dual-degree candidate at California College of the Arts pursuing an MFA in Writing and an MA in Visual & Critical Studies. He got his BA in English from Sonoma State University, where he studied on 20th Century American poetry and poetics, as well as creative writing under the mentorship of the poet Gillian Conoley.

His interests include poetry and poetics, archival and recovery projects, semiotics, linguistics, and urban development. He is currently working on a project out of the Bancroft Library to recover the prolific and varied work of novelist, playwright, city planner, and conlanger James Keilty. He lives in Berkeley.