Mike Schneider

N/A
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Phone: 
412-527-8847

Author's Bio

Formerly a lawyer, teacher and award-winning freelance writer, Mike Schneider has published poems in many literary journals, including New Ohio Review, Notre Dame Review and Poetry. He received the 2012 Editors Award in Poetry from The Florida Review, and won the 2016 Robert Phillips Prize (selected by Richard Foerster) from Texas Review Press, which in 2017 will publish his second chapbook, How Many Faces Do You Have?

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
An Eye for an Eye Makes the Whole World Blind: Poets on 9/11
(Regent Press, 2002)
, Come Together: Imagine Peace
(Bottom Dog Press, 2008)
, Motif: Writing by Ear
(Motes Books, 2009)
Journals: 
5 A.M., Antietam Review, Atlanta Review, Chautauqua Literary Journal, Cimarron Review, Hunger Mountain, Loyalhanna Review, Main Street Rag, Mississippi Review, New Ohio Review, Notre Dame Review, Oberon, Paper Street, Passager, Poet Lore, Poetry, Shenandoah, Slipstream, Sycamore Review, Tar River Poetry, The Comstock Review, The Florida Review, The Fourth River, The Ledge, The New Guard, U.S. 1 Worksheets
Chapbook: 
Rooster
(Main Street Rag, 2004)
Prizes Won: 
2016 Robert Phillips Chapbook Prize, Texas Review Press; 2012 Editors Award, Florida Review; Runner-up 2004 Main Street Rag Chapbook Competition.

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Space, in Chains by Laura Kasischke
,
Real Sofistikashun by Tony Hoagland
,
Wolf Hall & Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel
,
Stag's Leap by Sharon Olds
,
The Skin by Curzio Malaparte

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Bellefonte, United States
Raised in: 
Millheim, PA, United States
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Last updated: Mar 02, 2017