Pia Taavila-Borsheim, Ph.D.


Author's Bio

Moon on the Meadow: Collected Poems (Washington, DC: Gallaudet UP) 2008 Two Winters (Georgetown, KY: Finishing Line P) 2011 Notes to David (Manuscript currently circulating)

Publications and Prizes

Moon on the Meadow
(Moon on the Meadow, 2008)
Covenant of Generations
(WRJ (Women of Reform Judaism), 2013)
, Deaf Lit Extravaganza
(Handtype Press, 2012)
, Hindman Poetry Reading
(Wind Publishing, 2003)
, The Bloomsbury Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Poetry
(Bloomsbury USA, 2013)
32 Poems, Appalachian Heritage, Asheville Poetry Review, Birmingham Poetry Review, Blue Lyra Review, College English, Comstock Review, Copperfield Review, Glint Literary Journal, Ibbetson Street, Journal of Kentucky Studies, Kindred, Linden Avenue Literary Journal, Measure, Moving Out, Narrative Northeast, Paper Nautilus, Pegasus Magazine, Pennsylvania Literary Journal, Poet's Ink, Qarrtsiluni, Soundings Review, Southern Review, Southern Women's Review, SouthLit, Story South, The Bear River Review, The Broadkill Review, The Potomac Review, The Tactile Mind, The Vocabula Review, Threepenny Review, Virginia Writing, Wordgathering, Xanadu, Yes, Poetry
Two Winters
(Finishing Line Press, 2011)
Prizes Won: 
Honorable Mention in: Jim Wayne Miller Poetry Prize The Comstock Review Poetry Prize Finalist in: The Denny C. Plattner Prize Black Lawrence Chapbook Competition Artist's Award from The Vermont Studio Center, March Residency, 2008 Gallaudet University Faculty Awards

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Seam by Tarfia Faizullah
Flies by Michael Dickman
Hum by Jamaal May
Gaudy Night by Dorothy Sayers

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Walled Lake, MI
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Last updated: Aug 20, 2017