Jaime Robles

San Leandro, CA 94577

Author's Bio

Jaime Robles, recipient of a grant from the Fund for Poetry, published her most recent book of poetry, Hoard, with Shearsman Books in January 2013. She published Anime, Animus, Anima with Shearsman in 2010. She has produced many of her texts as artist books, including Loup d’Oulipo (Woodland Editions, 2002) and Letters from Overseas (Woodland Editions, 2010), and her books are in collections at the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley; the Beinecke Library, Yale University; and the Oulipo Archive in Paris, among others. Her work has been published in numerous magazines, among them Agenda, Conjunctions, New American Writing, Shadowtrain, Stride and Volt! She has written numerous texts for music including the opera Inferno (music by Peter Josheff), which was staged in 2009 by San Francisco Cabaret Opera and Ann Callaway’s Vladimir in Butterfly Country. She currently lives in Exeter, UK.

Publications and Prizes

A Narrow Ring of Stone
(Poets & Poets, 2001)
, Anime, Animus, Anima
(Shearsman Books, 2010)
, Hoard
(Shearsman Books, 2013)
Conjunctions, First Intensity, Five Fingers Review, Fourteen Hills, Hand to Mouth, Luna, New American Writing, Shadowtrain , Transfer, Volt
Unseen Stream
(EM Press, 1998)

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
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Born in: 
Oakland, United States
Raised in: 
San Carlos, CA, United States
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Last updated: Feb 25, 2013