Karen Skolfield

Amherst, MA

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Frost in the Low Areas
(Zone 3 Press, 2013)
Anthologies: 
All We Can Hold: A Collection of Poetry on Motherhood
(Sage Hill Press, 2016)
, Best of the Net Anthology
(Sundress Publications, 2012)
, Intimacy
(Jacar Press, 2015)
, Kindness of Strangers
(Wising Up Press, 2016)
, My Cruel Invention
(Meerkat Press, 2016)
, Political Punch
(Sundress Publications, 2016)
, Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors
(Southeast Missouri State University Press, 2015)
Journals: 
Asheville Poetry Review, Baltimore Review, Barrow Street, Boulevard, Boxcar Poetry Review, Calyx, Carolina Quarterly, Cave Wall, Cimarron Review, Consequence, Conte, Crab Orchard Review, Crazyhorse, CutThroat, failbetter.com, Forklift, Ohio, Hobart, Hollins Critic, Indiana Review, Iowa Review, Linebreak, Literary Mama, Memorious, Miramar Poetry Journal, Naugutuck River Review, One, Painted Bride Quarterly, Pank, Paper Nautilus, Pebble Lake Review, Pleiades, Rattle, Raven Chronicles, RHINO, Schuylkill Valley Journal, Slice Magazine, Slipstream, Southword Journal , Structo, Sugar House Review, Superstition Review, Swarm, Tahoma Literary Review, Tar River Poetry, The Adirondack Review, The Apple Valley Review, THRUSH Poetry Journal, UCity Review, Valparaiso Poetry Review, Verse Daily, Washington Square, Waxwing Literary Journal, West Branch, Word Riot
Prizes Won: 
2015 Robert Winner Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, 2015 Arts & Humanities Award from New England Public Radio (emerging artist), 2014 PEN New England Award in poetry, 2014 Massachusetts "Must-Read" book, 2014 Massachusetts Cultural Council fellow, 2014 Split This Rock poetry prize, 2012 First Book Award in poetry with Zone 3 Press, 2011 Oboh poetry prize from Boxcar Poetry Review

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Wilmington
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Last updated: Dec 19, 2016