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MRB Chelko

Author's Bio

MRB Chelko is the recipient of a 2013 Poetry Society of America Chapbook Fellowship for Manhattations. Her work has appeared in numerous chapbooks and journals – current and forthcoming publications include: Anti-, Birdfeast, Poetry International, Sixth Finch, and Washington Square Review. She lives in Manhattan and holds an MFA in Writing from the University of New Hampshire.

Publications and Prizes

Chapbooks:
Manhattations (Poetry Society of America, 2014), The World after Czeslaw Milosz (Dream Horse Press, 2012), What to Tell the Sleeping Babies (Sunnyoutside Press, 2010), Six Recurring Dreams (Sunnyoutside Press, 2009)
Journals:
Agni Online, anderbo.com, Anti-, Bateau, Birdfeast, Clementine Magazine, Contrary, Court Green, Diagram, DMQ Review, Eleven Eleven, Forklift, Ohio, Fourteen Hills, Indiana Review, Lake Effect, Light, Loaded Bicycle, Lumina, Madison Review, Missouri Review, National Poetry Review, Pank, Paperbag, Poetry International, Pool, Portland Review, Real Poetik, Scarab Magazine, Silk Road, Sixth Finch, So and So Magazine, The Cortland Review, The Laurel Review, The Mom Egg, Unsplendid, Verse Daily, Washington Square, Weave Magazine, Whiskey Island Magazine, White Whale Review
Prizes:
2013 PSA New York Chapbook Fellowship. 2010 Dream Horse Press Chapbook Prize. 2009 Lumina Poetry Contest (1st and 2nd place).

Personal Favorites

Favorite Authors:
Mary Ruefle, C.D. Wright, Joshua Beckman, Matthew Rohrer, M.A. Vizsolyi, Margarita Delcheva, Paul Celan, George Oppen, David Rivard, Charles Simic, Tomas Transtromer, Karina Borowicz, Dan Rosenberg...

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Listing last updated: March 24, 2014

More Information

Listed as:
Poet
Gives readings?
Yes
Travels for readings?
Yes
Identifies as:
Caucasian
Prefers to work with:
Any
Fluent in:
English
Born in:
Bellingham, WA
Raised in:
PA

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