Enzo Silon Surin is a Haitian-born poet, speaker and social advocate. He earned an MFA in Creative Writing from Lesley University and is currently Assistant Professor in English at Bunker Hill Community College and Visiting Instructor in English at Salem State University.
He is the author of the chapbook, HIGHER GROUND (Finishing Line Press, 2006), which was nominated for a Massachusetts Book Award. His poetry has appeared in numerous publications and has won the David L. Osgood Poetry Prize, Boston Mayor's Poetry and Prose Competition and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize.
Surin is also Founder and Publisher at Central Square Press.
Publications and Prizes
Higher Ground (Finishing Line Press, 2006)
Freshwater, Ozone Park, Pine Island Journal, Poetry Magazine, Red River Review, Reverie: Midwest African American Literature, Soundings East, sx salon, The Caribbean Writer, Tidal Basin Review
David L. Osgood Poetry Prize, Boston Mayor's Poetry and Prose Competition, Pushcart Prize nomination
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Listing last updated: October 5, 2014
Travels for readings?
Caribbean American, Haitian American
Prefers to work with:
Adults, At Risk Youth, Children, Prisoners, Teachers, Teenagers, Veterans