About

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Photo by Michael Wilson

Sarah Rose Nordgren is the author of the poetry collection Best Bones (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2014), winner of the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize. Her poems and essays appear widely in journals such as Ploughshares, American Poetry Review, Agni, The Kenyon Review Online, and Copper Nickel. Among her awards are two fellowships from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, an Individual Excellence Award from the Ohio Arts Council, and fellowships and scholarships from the Sewanee and Bread Loaf Conferences, the Vermont Studio Center, and the Virginia Center for Creative Arts. Native to North Carolina, Nordgren is currently a doctoral student in poetry at the University of Cincinnati and Associate Editor at 32 Poems.