Jehanne Dubrow

Denton, TX

Author's Bio

The daughter of American diplomats, Jehanne Dubrow was born in Italy and grew up in Yugoslavia, Zaire, Poland, Belgium, Austria, and the United States. She is the author of five poetry collections, most recently The Arranged Marriage (UNMP, 2015), Red Army Red (Northwestern UP, 2012), and Stateside (Northwestern UP, 2010). Her sixth book of poems, Dots & Dashes, won the Crab Orchard Series in Poetry Open Competition Award and was published by Southern Illinois University Press in 2017. Her poetry, creative nonfiction, and book reviews have appeared numerous publications, including The New England Review, Southern Review, Copper Nickel, Pleiades, Southwest Review, and The Hudson Review.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Dots & Dashes
(Southern Illinois University Press, 2017)
, From the Fever-World
(Washington Writers' Publishing House, 2009)
, Red Army Red
(Northwestern University Press, 2012)
, Stateside
(Northwestern University Press, 2010)
, The Arranged Marriage
(University of New Mexico Press, 2015)
, The Hardship Post
(Three Candles Press, 2009)
Journals: 
Copper Nickel, Gulf Coast, New England Review, Ploughshares, Poetry, Poetry Daily, Prairie Schooner, The Hudson Review, The New Republic, The Southern Review, Verse Daily, West Branch
Chapbook: 
The Promised Bride
(Finishing Line Press, 2007)
Prizes Won: 
Crab Orchard Series in Poetry Open Competition Award, Alice Fay Di Castagnola Award, Towson University Prize for Literature, Society for Midland Authors Poetry Award, Bright Lights Big Verse Contest, Individual Artist's Award from the Maryland State Arts Council, a Walter E. Dakin Fellowship and Howard Nemerov Poetry Scholarship from the Sewanee Writers' Conference, and a Sosland Foundation Fellowship from the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Jewish
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Italy
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Last updated: Jul 27, 2017