Jim Goar

Brevard, NC

Author's Bio

Jim Goar was born in San Francisco, California and grew up in Tucson, Arizona. He studied at the University of Arizona, Naropa University, and, most recently, the University of East Anglia. He is the author of The Dustbowl (Shearsman Books, 2014), The Louisiana Purchase (Rose Metal Press, 2011), Seoul Bus Poems (Reality Street, 2010), and the chapbook, Whole Milk (Effing Press, 2006). He interviews authors at the Conversant and edits the journal past simple.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Seoul Bus Poems
(Reality Street, 2010)
, The Dustbowl
(Shearsman Books, 2014)
, The Louisiana Purchase
(Rose Metal Press, 2011)
Anthologies: 
Dear World & Everyone In It: new poetry in the UK
(Bloodaxe Books, 2013)
, The Bedside Guide to No Tell Motel
(No Tell Motel, 2006)
Journals: 
42opus, Bombay Gin, Cimarron Review, Copper Nickel, Cream City Review, Ducts Magazine, Dusie, Elimae, Forklift, Ohio, Harvard Review, Horse Less Review, H_NGM_N, Jacket, knock, New Delta Review, nidus, No Tell Motel, Octopus Magazine, OmniVerse, Phoebe, Poetry Salzburg Review, Poetry Wales, Quarterly Literary Review Singapore, Typo Magazine, Word For/Word
Chapbook: 
Whole Milk
(Effing Press, 2006)

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
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Last updated: Aug 01, 2016