David Biespiel has published five books, including The Book of Men and Women, Shattering Air, Pilgrims & Beggars, and Wild Civility. He is a contributor to APR, Slate, Politico, Poetry, The New York Times, & The New Republic. Since 2005, he has been editor of Poetry Northwest. In 1999, he founded the Attic Writers' Workshop in Portland, Oregon.
Publications and Prizes
The Book of Men and Women (University of Washington Press, 2009), Wild Civility (University of Washington Press, 2003), Shattering Air (BOA Editions Limited, 1996)
Long Journey: Contemporary Northwest Poets (Oregon State University Press, 2006)
New Republic, Poetry
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, Stegner Fellowship, Lannan Residency