Claude Wilkinson

Phone: 
(662) 298-1064

Author's Bio

Claude Wilkinson is a critic, painter, and poet. His recent criticism has been concerned with modern and contemporary photography. His poetry has been recognized with the Whiting Writers' Award and two Pushcart Prize nominations, among other honors. As a visual artist, Wilkinson's paintings have been exhibited in numerous invitational, juried, and solo shows.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Joy in the Morning
(Louisiana State University Press, 2004)
, Reading the Earth
(Michigan State University Press, 1998)
Anthologies: 
Beyond the Frontier
(Black Classic Press, 2002)
, Evensong
(Bottom Dog Press, 2006)
, Fresh Water
(Pudding House Publications, 2002)
, Say This of Horses
(University of Iowa Press, 2007)
Journals: 
Atlanta Review, Blue Mesa Review, California State Poetry Quarterly, Chattahoochee Review, Oxford American, Poem, South Dakota Review, Southern Review, Xavier Review
Prizes Won: 
Whiting Writers' Award, Walter E. Dakin Fellowship in Poetry, Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Award

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Born in: 
Memphis
Raised in: 
Nesbit, MS
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Last updated: Dec 15, 2016