Stuart Kestenbaum
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Stuart Kestenbaum

Stuart Kestenbaum is a poet and former director of the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts.  He's currently serving as Maine's poet laureate and is the host of the podcast Make/Time. Follow him on social media @stukestenbaum. 


Bunzy Sherman at her studio, Deer Isle, Maine. Photograph by Barbara Toole.
Bunzy took 39 workshops at Haystack—her last one was in 2014, when she was 90. Schools such as Haystack bring together people of varied ages and experiences. Bunzy was an integral part of that mix.