Eugenia Leigh

Author's Bio

Eugenia Leigh is the author of Blood, Sparrows and Sparrows (Four Way Books, 2014), which was a finalist for the National Poetry Series and the Yale Series of Younger Poets. Her writing has appeared in various publications including The Collagist, North American Review, and the Best New Poets anthology. The recipient of fellowships and awards from Poets & Writers Magazine, Kundiman, Rattle, and the Asian American Literary Review, Eugenia serves as the Poetry Editor of Kartika Review. She received her MFA from Sarah Lawrence College and is currently a doctoral candidate in the Program for Writers at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Publications and Prizes

Blood, Sparrows and Sparrows
(Four Way Books, 2014)
Best New Poets 2010
(University of Virginia Press, 2010)
berfrois, Calyx Journal, Connotation Press: An Online Artifact, Elimae, Hyphen, Inkwell, Kartika Review, Lantern Review, Memoir (and), Moonshot Magazine, Muzzle, North American Review, Pank, Rattle, Relief Journal, Solstice: A Magazine of Diverse Voices, The Collagist, The Los Angeles Review, The November 3rd Club, The Same, The Sow's Ear Poetry Review

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

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Last updated: Feb 23, 2017