James Meetze

San Diego, CA

Author's Bio

James Meetze's book Dayglo was selected by Terrance Hayes as winner of the 2010 Sawtooth Poetry Prize and published by Ahsahta Press. He is also the author of I Have Designed This for You, and editor, with Simon Pettet, of Other Flowers: Uncollected Poems by James Schuyler (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2010). His work has appeared in 4 chapbooks and numerous publications, including AGNI, A Public Space, American Letters & Commentary, and New American Writing, among others. He has taught literature and creative writing at the University of California San Diego, California State University San Marcos, and in the MFA Program at National University. A new chapbook, Dark Art 1-12, is forthcoming from Reservoir Editions in 2012.

Publications and Prizes

Dayglo (winner of the 2010 Sawtooth Poetry Prize)
(Ahsahta Press, 2011)
(Cy Press, 2003)
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2010 Sawtooth Poetry Prize, judged by Terrance Hayes 2001 Poet Laureate Award, University of California

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Last updated: Apr 10, 2012