Samantha Giles

Samantha Giles has be Director at Small Press Traffic since 2009.

As CA Conrad writes, “Few poets get us there, hand us over to ourselves like Samantha Giles.” Her collections include hurdis addo and most recently, Deadfalls and Snares, an investigation of state violence, spectatorship, and complicity. While at Mills, Giles was managing editor of 580 Split.  She lives in Oakland and was a 2017 Artist in Residence at Headlands Center for the Arts.




2019 SMALL TIME Residency Awardees!

Samantha Giles on the new Traffic Report

Maps are inherently contextual. This is not new information.


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Nothing to see here, it seems.