Bill Lavender

New Orleans, LA 70119

Author's Bio

Bill Lavender is a poet, editor, and teacher living in New Orleans. His most recent book is his acclaimed verse memoir, Memory Wing. His poems have appeared in dozens of print and web journals and anthologies, and his essays and theoretical writings have been published in Contemporary Literature and Poetics Today, among others.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
A Field Guide to Trees
(Foothills Publishing, 2011)
, Another South: Experimental Writing in the South
(University of Alabama Press, 2009)
, I of the Storm
(Trembling Pillow Press, 2006)
, Memory Wing
(Black Widow Press, 2011)
, Q
(Trembling Pillow Press, 2013)
, Transfixion
(Garrett County Press, 2010)
, While Sleeping
(Chax Press, 2004)
Journals: 
Xavier Review

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Other
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Fayetteville, AR
Raised in: 
New Orleans, LA
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Last updated: Dec 24, 2017