Elizabeth Switaj

Author's Bio

Elizabeth Kate Switaj holds a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies from the Evergreen State College and an MFA in Poetics & Creative Writing from New College of California. She is currently a doctoral candidate in the School of English at Queen's University Belfast. She is also the Assistant Managing Editor of Irish Pages: A Journal of Contemporary Writing and a Contributing Editor to Poets' Quarterly. She has lived and taught English in both China and Japan.

Publications and Prizes

Magdalene & the Mermaids
(Paper Kite Press, 2009)
In Our Own Words: A Generation Defining Itself, Vol. 7
(MW Enterprises, 2007)
, Ruins: Extraterrestrial
(Hadley Rille Books, 2007)
, The Meridian Anthology of Contemporary Poetry
(Meridian Anthology of Contemporary Poetry, 2007)
Ante, AntiMuse, apt: an online literary journal, Aquila Review, Ascent Aspirations, Big Bridge, Black Market Review, BLIP, Blue Fifth Review, California Quarterly, Cella's Round Trip, Cliterature, Clockwise Cat, Colored Chalk, Convergence, Cordite Poetry Review, Counterexample Poetics, Crannog, Diagram, Eleventh Transmission, EOAGH, Eratio Poetry Journal, Existere, Exquisite Corpse, Folio: A Literary Journal at American University, Galatea Resurrects (A Poetry Engagement), Gloom Cupboard, GutCult, Hamilton Stone Review, Hawai'i Pacific Review, Hazmat Review, Hinge, Horse Less Review, Kenyon Review Online, listenlight, Lowestoft Chronicle, Marginalia, Offcourse Literary Journal, Ophelia Street, Origami Condom, Otoliths, Ottawa Arts Review, Perigee, philament, Pirene's Fountain, Platte Valley Review, Poets for Living Waters, Qarrtsiluni, Sous Rature, Sparkbright, Spot Lit(erary) Mag(azine), The Argotist Online, The Blind Man's Rainbow, The Commonline Project, The Lorelei Signal, The Other Voices International Project, The Smoking Poet, The Stray Branch, The Subway Chronicles, tinfoildresses, Unlikely 2.0, Venereal Kittens, Welter, wheelhouse magazine, Whimperbang, Winamop, Wire Sandwich, YB
The Broken Sanctuary: Nature Poems
(Ypolita Press, 2007)

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Last updated: May 30, 2012