Leslie Ullman

N/A
Arroyo Seco, NM 87514
Phone: 
575 779 4588

Author's Bio

I teach in the low-residency program at VCFA. Have published four poetry collections and a hybrid book of craft essays, poems, and writing exercises, Library of Small Happiness (2017). I live in Taos, NM. Recent collection Progress on the Subject of Immensity.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Dreams By No One's Daughter
(University of Pittsburgh Press, 1987)
, Library of Small Happiness
(3: A Taos Press, 2016)
, Library of Small Happiness
(3: A Taos Press, 2017)
, Natural Histories
(Yale University Press, 1979)
, Progress on the Subject of Immensity
(University of New Mexico Press, 2013)
, Slow Work Through Sand
(University of Iowa Press, 1998)
Journals: 
Bloomsbury Review, Kenyon Review, Poetry
Prizes Won: 
Yale Series of Younger Poets Iowa Poetry Prize Two NEA Fellowships New Mexico/Arizona Book Award in poetry. Residencies at the Wurlitzer Foundation and Hedgebrook.

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Are You My Mother? by Alison Bechdel
,
Voluntary Servitude by Mark Wunderlich
,
Seam by Tarfia Faizullah
,
A Day in the Life of a Smiling Woman by Margaret Drabble
,
Bright Dead Things by Ada Limon

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Chicago
Raised in: 
Winnetka, IL
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Last updated: May 06, 2017