Carmen Gillespie

Bucknell University Department of English
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Phone: 
570-523-2650

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Jonestown: A Vexation
(Lotus Press, 2011)
Chapbook: 
Lining the Rails
(Pudding House Press, 2008)
Prizes Won: 
Harold and Gladys Cook Creativity Award; Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Prize; Named one of Essence magazine’s 40 Favorite Poets; Fine Arts Workshop in Provincetown Archie D. and Bertha H. Walker Foundation Poetry Scholarship; Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Excellence in Poetry Award; Cave Canem Fellow; Fulbright Scholar; Mellon Fellowship

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
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Last updated: Mar 14, 2011