Authors: Poetry

  • Wyn Cooper
    Wyn Cooper
    Wyn Cooper is the author of five collections of poetry: Chaos Is the New Calm, Postcards from the Interior, The Way Back, The Country of Here Below, and a new book, Mars Poetica. His poems appear in twenty-five anthologies of contemporary poetry. He has taught at Bennington and Marlboro Colleges, the...
  • James Crews
    James Crews
    James Crews’s work has appeared in Ploughshares, Raleigh Review, Crab Orchard Review and The New Republic, among other journals, and he is a regular contributor to The (London) Times Literary Supplement. His first collection of poetry, The Book of What Stays, won the 2010 Prairie Schooner Book Prize and received...
  • Duy Doan
    Duy Doan
    Duy Doanis the author of We Play a Game, winner of the 2017 Yale Series of Younger Poets. His work has appeared in Poetry, Slate, The Cortland Review, and elsewhere. A Kundiman fellow, he received an MFA in poetry from Boston University, where he serves as director of the...
  • Denise Duhamel
    Denise Duhamel
    Denise Duhamelis the author of numerous collections of poetry, including: Blowout, Ka-Ching!, Queen for a Day: Selected and New Poems and her latest collection, Scald. Duhamel has received grants and awards from numerous organizations, including a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, and she served as the guest editor...
  • Vievee Francis
    Vievee Francis
    Vievee Francisis the author of Blue-Tail Fly, Horse in the Dark, and Forest Primeval, winner of the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award and the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award for Poetry. She is an associate professor at Dartmouth College and an associate editor for Callaloo. 
  • David Hinton
    David Hinton
    David Hinton is a writer and translator who has produced a body of work exploring the weave of consciousness and landscape. Hinton’s new book of poems is Desert. Earlier books of poetry inlcude The Wilds of Poetry,the epic map-poem Fossil Sky, and many translations from classical Chinese. These translations...
  • Joan Houlihan
    Joan Houlihan
    Joan Houlihan is the author of five books of poetry, most recently, Shadow-feast from Four Way Books. Other books include Hand-Held Executions: Poems & Essays (2003); The Mending Worm, which received the 2006 Green Rose Award from New Issues Press; The Us, which received a Must-Read distinction from the...
  • Dorothea Lasky
    Dorothea Lasky
    Dorothea Lasky has cancelled due to illness.
  • Lynn Melnick
    Lynn Melnick
    Lynn Melnick is the author of Landscape with Sex and Violence and If I Should Say I Have Hope. She is a fellow at the New York Public Library’s Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers and serves on the Executive Board of VIDA: Women in Literary Arts. She lives in...
  • GennaRose Nethercott
    GennaRose Nethercott
    GennaRose Nethercott is the author of The Lumberjack’s Dove, selected by Louise Glück as a winner of the National Poetry Series. Her other projects include A Ghost of Water (an ekphrastic collaboration with printmaker Susan Osgood) and the narrative song collection Modern Ballads. Her work has appeared in The Offing,...
  • D. Nurkse
    D. Nurkse
    D. Nurkse is the author of eleven collections of poetry, most recently Love in the Last Days: After Tristan and Iseult, A Night in Brooklyn, The Border Kingdom, Burnt Island, and The Fall, from Alfred Knopf. He's the recipient of a Literature Award from the American Academy of Arts and...
  • Neil Shepard
    Neil Shepard
    Neil Shepard is an award-winning poet who has published seven books of poetry, as well as essays, book reviews, interviews, and poems in numerous  literary magazines, among them, AWP Chronicle, Boulevard, Harvard Review, New England Review, Paris Review, Ploughshares, Shenandoah, Southern Review, and TriQuarterly. He taught for many years...
  • Tom Sleigh
    Tom Sleigh
    Tom Sleigh is the author of ten books of poetry, including Army Cats, winner of the John Updike Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and Space Walk which won the $100,000 Kingsley Tufts Award. In addition, Far Side of the Earth won an Academy Award from the...
  • Bruce Smith
    Bruce Smith
    Bruce Smith was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the author of seven books of poems, The Common Wages, Silver and Information, Mercy Seat, The Other Lover, which was a finalist for both the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize, Songs for Two Voices, Devotions, and...
  • Bianca Stone
    Bianca Stone
    Bianca Stone is the author of The Mobius Strip Club of Grief, forthcoming in February 2018 from Tin House Books, and Someone Else’s Wedding Vows (Tin House/Octopus Books, 2014), and is also the illustrator of Antigonick (New Directions, 2012), a collaboration with Anne Carson. She runs the Ruth Stone...
  • Baron Wormser
    Baron Wormser
    Baron Wormser is the author or co-author of fourteen books and a poetry chapbook.His books include Scattered Chapters: New and Selected Poems, The Road Washes Out in Spring: a Poet’s Memoir of Living Off the Grid, and The Poetry Life: Ten Stories. His novel Tom o’ Vietnam, about a Vietnam...
  • Jenny Xie
    Jenny Xie
    Jenny Xie was born in Hefei, China, and raised in New Jersey. She holds degrees from Princeton University and New York University’s creative writing program, and has received fellowships and support from Kundiman, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the Elizabeth George Foundation, and Poets & Writers. Her...