Cameron McGill 

Educator, Poet, Songwriter

News

Stand Up, Speak Up, Sign-Up, & Donate for Justice

Friends, I hope this finds you safe and healthy. I'm spending the day making my plan for taking sustained action against racist policies and institutions. Below are organizations where you can donate and join/continue the fight against anti-Black racism and institutionalized and state-sanctioned violence. Feel free to share any additional resources...

It’s pub day for Meridians !!!

My peoples, hi. After releasing six albums and three EPs over the last fifteen years, I'm over the moon to share with you my first collection of poems. Meridians is now available from Willow Springs Books.You may order it here. The book will be distributed by the University of Washington Press. For that...

Cameron’s Meridians interview on NPR’s Spokane Public Radio

My peoples, I'm grateful to have had the opportunity to read and talk pomes from the new book with Chris Maccini of NPR's Spokane Public Radio. Audio of our conversation is up on spokanepublicradio.org in today's Northwest Arts Review. Listen here. For Spokane-area folks, it will also air today (1/30) at...

Pre-Order Cameron’s Meridians from Willow Springs Books

My peoples, hi. After releasing six albums and two EPs over the last fifteen years, I'm excited to share the discounted pre-order link to my first book Meridians, available from Willow Springs Books. The book will be shipped in the coming month with an official release date of February 1, 2020....

Chicago show announced, 7/21 at Evanston SPACE

My peoples, hi. I'm excited to let you know that I will be playing a solo show at Evanston SPACE in Evanston, IL on Sunday July 21, opening for friends David Singer & the Sweet Science. Show is all-Ages, doors 6:30/show 7:30. Advance tix available. Hope to see you. love....

Chapbook Forthcoming From Willow Springs Books

My peoples, hi. I couldn't be more excited to share news that Willow Springs Books will be publishing my poetry chapbook, Meridians, this coming fall as Volume 11 in their ACME Poetry Series! Had my first phone call with the editors yesterday and am very excited about working with them...

Solo show in NYC

For the first time in a long while, I'm happy to announce a few solo shows!?! I'll be playing a set on the piano at the Underwater Sunshine Fest in NYC on April 5/6 @ The Bowery Electric. My set date and time will be announced in the coming weeks....

New poems forthcoming, Moscow reading, & AWP’19

My peoples, hi. I hope this finds you. Couple items to share your way. I'm excited to have several meridians appear in the forthcoming issues of Beloit Poetry Journal, CutBank, Grist, and The Meadow. Pay 'em a visit, and get yourself a copy! I'll be reading on Friday March 1...

New poem live at Lunch Review

Hi all, I want to share with you a new piece titled "[FACTS] VELOCITIES." Thank you to the editors at Lunch Review for publishing it. This poem is one contribution to advocacy for sensible gun legislation in America. It does not seek to address all types of gun violence (though hopes to advocate for...