Mary Jo Bang

Washington University Department of English
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
Phone: 
314-935-5190

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Apology for Want
(University of New England Press, 1997)
, Elegy
(Graywolf Press, 2007)
, Inferno: A New Translation
(Graywolf Press, 2012)
, Louise in Love
(Grove Press, 2001)
, The Bride of E
(Graywolf Press, 2009)
, The Downstream Extremity of the Isle of Swans
(University of Georgia Press, 2001)
, The Eye Like a Strange Balloon
(Grove Press, 2004)
, The Last Two Seconds
(Graywolf Press, 2015)
Anthologies: 
Best American Poetry 2001
(Scribner, 2001)
, Best American Poetry 2004
(Scribner, 2004)
, The Best American Poetry 2007
(Simon & Schuster, 2007)
, The New American Poets: A Bread Loaf Anthology
(University of New England Press, 2000)
Journals: 
American Letters & Commentary, Boston Review, Columbia, Conduit, Denver Quarterly, Fence, Fourteen Hills, Harvard Review, jubilat, Kenyon Review, New Republic, No, Paris Review, Pequod, Pleiades, Poetry Magazine, Prairie Schooner, Slate, Sprung Formal, Telephone, The Awl, The New Yorker, The Walrus, TriQuarterly, Vallum, Volt, Women's Studies Quarterly, Yale Review

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
English American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Waynesville
Raised in: 
St. Louis, MO
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Last updated: Dec 01, 2016