Beth Roberts began working in the publications office (now communication and marketing) at Augustana in 1990. She also has taught composition and poetry at Augustana and elsewhere, worked as a freelance writer and published poems in many journals.
In 2001 her book of poems, Brief Moral History in Blue, was published by New Issues. A second full-length manuscript, Evolvers, was a finalist in the 2016 Cleveland State University Open Book Prize and the 2016 Black Box Prize out of Rescue Press.
- B.A., Western Michigan University
- M.F.A., University of Iowa