Eric Weinstein

Los Angeles, CA

Author's Bio

Eric Weinstein earned his AB in English literature and philosophy from Duke University and his MFA from New York University. He lives in Los Angeles.

Publications and Prizes

Best New Poets 2009
(University of Virginia Press, 2009)
AGNI, Alaska Quarterly Review, Antioch Review, Barrow Street, Bat City Review, Black Warrior Review, Colorado Review, Court Green, Crazyhorse, Denver Quarterly, Diagram, Explosion-Proof Magazine, Gulf Coast, Indiana Review, Iowa Review, Massachusetts Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, Salt Hill, Shenandoah, Believer, Cincinnati Review, New Yorker, Southern Review, Third Coast, Yale Review
(New Michigan Press, 2010)
Prizes Won: 
Finalist, Poetry Foundation Ruth Lilly Fellowship (2013, 2011); Finalist, Iowa Review Poetry Prize (2013); Runner-Up, Indiana Review Poetry Prize (2013); Finalist, National Poetry Series (2011); New Michigan Press/DIAGRAM Chapbook Competition (2010); Duke University Anne Flexner Award (2007); Duke University William M. Blackburn Scholarship (2007).

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Red Doc> by Anne Carson
Gödel, Escher, Bach by Douglas Hofstadter
Today I Wrote Nothing by Daniil Kharms
Omon Ra by Victor Pelevin
Bender by Dean Young.

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English, French, German
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Nashua, NH
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Last updated: Aug 02, 2018