Authors: Poetry

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    Leslie Marie Aguilar
    Leslie Marie Aguilar
    Leslie Marie Aguilar originally hails from the heartland of Texas. She has served as the Poetry Editor of Harbinger Journal of Literature and Art and the Poetry Editor of Indiana Review, where she previously worked as Associate Genre Editor and Web Editor. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming...
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    Dan Chiasson
    Dan Chiasson
    Dan Chiasson is the author of five collections of poetry, most recently Math Campers, and a book of criticism, One Kind of Everything: Poem and Person in Contemporary America. He is the poetry critic for The New Yorker. The recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, an Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and...
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    Chard deNiord
    Chard deNiord
    Chard deNiord is the author of seven poetry collections include In My Unknowing, Interstate, Speaking in Turn: a collaboration with Tony Sanders; The Double Truth, Night Mowing,  Sharp Golden Thorn, and Asleep in the Fire. DeNiord has also authored two books of  interviews with renowned American poets,  Sad Friends, Drowned Lovers, Stapled Songs: Reflections and Conversations with...
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    Peter Filkins
    Peter Filkins
    Peter Filkins is the Richard B. Fisher Professor of Literature and Creative Writing at Bard College at Simon's Rock and a visiting professor of literature at Bard College. He is the author of five books of poems: What She Knew, After Homer, Augustine's Vision, and The View We're Granted,...
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    Shanta Lee Gander
    Shanta Lee Gander
    Shanta Lee Gander is a multidisciplinary artist who was the 2020 recipient of the Arthur Williams Award for Meritorious Service to the Arts. She was named as Diode Editions’ full-length book contest winner for her debut poetry compilation, GHETTOCLAUSTROPHOBIA: Dreamin of Mama While Trying to Speak in Woke Tongues and her second...
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    Alexandria Hall
    Alexandria Hall
    Alexandria Hall’s debut poetry collection, Field Music, was selected by Rosanna Warren as a winner of the National Poetry Series. She holds an MFA from New York University and is now a PhD student in Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Southern California. Hall is the founder...
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    Edward Hirsch
    Edward Hirsch
    Edward Hirsch is a celebrated poet and peerless advocate for poetry. A MacArthur fellow, he has published ten books of poems, including his newest collection Stranger By Night, and six books of prose. He is the author of the classic bestseller, How to read a poem and has just published...
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    Jane Hirshfield
    Jane Hirshfield
    Jane Hirshfield is the author of nine books of poetry, including Ledger; The Beauty; Come, Thief; and Given Sugar, Given Salt. She is also the author of two now-classic collections of essays, Nine Gates: Entering the Mind of Poetry and Ten Windows: How Great Poems Transform the World, and...
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    Joy Ladin
    Joy Ladin
    Joy Ladin (formerly Jay)is the author of a memoir, Through the Door of Life: A Jewish Journey Between Genders, and six books of poetry, The Definition of Joy, Forward Fives award winner Coming to Life, Transmigration (a 2009 Lambda Literary Award finalist), The Book of Anna, and Alternatives to History,...
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    Lynn Melnick
    Lynn Melnick
    Lynn Melnick is the author of the poetry collections Refusenik(forthcoming 2022), Landscape with Sex and Violence and If I Should Say I Have Hope, all with YesYes Books, and the co-editor of Please Excuse This Poem: 100 Poets for the Next Generation. I've Had to Think Up a Way to Survive: On Trauma,...
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    Kerrin McCadden
    Kerrin McCadden
    Kerrin McCadden is the author most recently of American Wake. Her debut, Landscape with Plywood Silhouettes, won the inaugural Vermont Book Award in 2015, and her chapbook Keep This To Yourself was awarded the 2018 Button Poetry Prize.A recent National Endowment for the Arts fellowship awardee, McCadden’s poems have...
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    Jennifer Militello
    Jennifer Militello
    Jennifer Militello is the author of A Camouflage of Specimens and Garments, called “positively bewitching” by Publishers Weekly; Body Thesaurus, named one of the top books of 2013 by Best American Poetry; and Flinch of Song, winner of the Tupelo Press First Book Award. Her poetry and nonfiction have...
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    Tomás Q. Morín
    Tomás Q. Morín
    Tomás Q. Morín is the author of the forthcoming poetry collection Machete and the forthcoming memoir Let Me Count the Ways . His first collection of poetry A Larger Country was the winner of the American Poetry Review/Honickman Prize and runner-up for the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award. Patient Zero, his...
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    Deborah Paredez
    Deborah Paredez
    Deborah Paredez is a poet, performance scholar, and cultural critic whose writing explores the workings of memory, the legacies of war, and feminist elegy. She is the author of the poetry collections Year of the Dog, This Side of Skin, and of the critical study Selenidad: Selena, Latinos, and the Performance of Memory. Her...
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    Elizabeth A.I. Powell
    Elizabeth A.I. Powell
    Elizabeth A.I. Powell is the author of three books of poems, including Atomizer. Her second book of poems,  Willy Loman’s Reckless Daughter: Living Truthfully Under Imaginary Circumstances was named a “Books We Love 2016” by The New Yorker. Her novel, Concerning the Holy Ghost's Interpretation of JCrew Catalogues was...
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    Vijay Seshadri
    Vijay Seshadri
    Vijay Seshadri was born in Bangalore, India, and came to America as a small child. He is the author of four collections of poems: 3 Sections, winner of the Pulitzer Prize; The Long Meadow, winner of the James Laughlin Award of the Academy of American Poets; Wild Kingdom and...
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    Mark Wunderlich
    Mark Wunderlich
    Mark Wunderlich is the author of God of Nothingness; The Earth Avails, winner of the Rilke Prize; Voluntary Servitude; and The Anchorage, winner of the Lambda Literary Award. He has published individual poems in The Nation, The New Republic, The New Yorker, The Believer, The Paris Review, Slate, Yale Review, The New York...