Joseph Heithaus teaches at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana where he and his wife are raising their four children. His poem "Indiana Flight" was chosen by the Writers' Center of Indiana for inclusion in British artist Martin Donlin's stained glass murals in the new Indianapolis International Airport. His poem "What Grows Here" is painted on a barn just outside of Greencastle. He continues to work on a translation project with Salvadoran Poets, Jonathan Velazquez, Fabrizzio Sagett, Hector Planas, and Crosby Lemus.
Publications and Prizes
Poison Sonnets (Wordtech Communications, 2012)
Airmail (San Francisco Bay Press, 2011), And Know This Place: Poetry of Indiana (Indiana Historical Society Press, 2011), Rivers, Rails, and Runways (San Francisco Bay Press, 2008), Second Set: Jazz Poetry Anthology (Indiana University Press, 1996)
American Poetry Journal, Antioch Review, Clackamas Literary Review, Crab Creek Review, Indiana Review, Margie, New England Review, North American Review, Poetry, Prairie Schooner, Ruminate, The Nation, The New York Quarterly, The Southern Review, Tipton Poetry Journal
"Discovery"/The Nation Prize 2007
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Listing last updated: January 30, 2012