Don Bogen

Cincinnati, OH 45220
(513) 221-0506

Author's Bio

Don Bogen is the author of four books of poetry, most recently An Algebra (Chicago, 2009), and a critical book on Theodore Roethke. His poems and translations have appeared in major journals, and he has collaborated with composers from the U.S. and abroad. Nathaniel Ropes Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Cincinnati, he serves as poetry editor of The Cincinnati Review.

Publications and Prizes

After the Splendid Display
(Wesleyan University Press, 1986)
, An Algebra
(University of Chicago Press, 2009)
, Luster
(Wesleyan University Press, 2003)
, The Known World
(Wesleyan University Press, 1997)
New Republic, Paris Review, Partisan Review, Poetry, The Nation, Yale Review
Prizes Won: 
Discovery / The Nation Award; PSA Emily Dickinson Award; fellowships from the Camargo Foundation, the Ingram Merrill Foundation, and the NEA; Fulbright awards in Spain and at the Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry of Queen's University, Belfast.

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Pasadena, CA
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Last updated: Aug 11, 2013