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Debra Bokur

  • I remain convinced that one of the greater risks in both life and poetry is succumbing to inertia. I hope to be continually startled, made uncomfortable and taught.

    • Debra Bokur,
    • in Stephen Corey and Warren Slesinger, eds., Spreading the Word: Editors on Poetry ()

Debra Bokur, U.S. travel writer, filmmaker, screenwriter, journalist


Full name: Debra Ann Rawsthorne Bokur (or Bokur-Rawsthorne).