Pat Valdata is a poet and fiction writer. Her work includes the poetry books Where No Man Can Touch, which won the 2015 Donald Justice Prize; Inherent Vice; a chapbook, Looking for Bivalve; and the novels Crosswind and The Other Sister. Originally from New Brunswick, NJ, she now lives in Crisfield, MD, and teaches writing for the University of Maryland University College.
Where No Man Can Touch
Winner of the 2015 Donald Justice Poetry Prize, this book contains persona poems written in the voices of women aviation pioneers.