Donald Platt

Department of English Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47907-1356
Phone: 
765-494-3740

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Cloud Atlas
(Purdue University Press, 2002)
, Fresh Peaches, Fireworks & Guns
(Purdue University Press, 1994)
, Leap Second at the Turn of the Millennium
(Center for Book Arts, 2000)
, One Word for Everything in the World
(University of Arkansas Press, 2007)
Anthologies: 
Best American Poetry
(Scribner, 2000)
, Best American Poetry
(Scribner, 2006)
, Pushcart Prize for "Brother Death, Sister Life" (poem)
(Pushcart Press, 2005)
, Pushcart Prize for "Cloud Atlas"
(Pushcart Press, 2003)
Journals: 
Agni, Field, Georgia Review, Iowa Review, Kenyon Review, New Republic, Paris Review, Ploughshares, Southern Review, Southwest Review

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Teenagers
Born in: 
Coral Gables, United States
Raised in: 
New York City, NY, United States
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Last updated: Jun 22, 2006