Pittsburgh Quarterly Contributors
Allegheny County native Rebecca Clever is founder and former editor/publisher of the independent online literary journal, “Blast Furnace.” She has served as a musician, composer, photographer, reporter, newspaper editor, columnist, promotional and technical writer and book editor/designer. Her poetry, non-fiction and interviews have been published in various newspapers, journals and anthologies. The first recipient of the Laurie Mansell Reich poetry award and a past Pushcart Prize and AWP Intro Journals Project nominee, Rebecca completed a writing residency fellowship at the Vermont Studio Center. She resides in the North Hills area with her partner, Theresa, their children and eleven pets.