Brendan Walsh

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Author's Bio

Brendan Walsh is the author of two collections of poetry, 'Make Anything Whole' (Five Oaks Press, 2015), and 'Go' (Aldrich Press, 2016). His poems have appeared in Connecticut Review, LONTAR, Wisconsin Review, Mudfish, Lines + Stars, and other journals. He has taught in South Korea, Laos, Connecticut, and South Florida. He has been awarded a Fulbright Grant, several Pushcart Prize nominations, the Anna Sonder Prize of the Academy of American Poets, the Leslie Leeds Poetry Prize, and a Freedman Prize for poetry in performance. He earned his MFA from Southern Connecticut State University and has been a featured reader at The New American Writing Festival and the Sunken Garden Poetry Festival.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Go
(Aldrich Press, 2016)
Prizes Won: 
Anna Sonder Prize of the Academy of American Poets, Leslie Leeds Poetry Prize, Freedman Prize for poetry in performance, Finalist for the Alternating Current Press Coil Book Award

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
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Last updated: Feb 16, 2017