Nancy Vieira Couto

Ithaca, NY 14850-5630

Publications and Prizes

The Face in the Water
(University of Pittsburgh Press, 1990)
(Del Sol Press, 2008)
, Good Poems, American Places
(Viking, 2011)
, Out of the Catskills and Just Beyond
(Bright Hill Press, 1997)
, Pittsburgh Book of Contemporary Poetry
(University of Pittsburgh Press, 1993)
, Poetry Daily: 366 Poems from the World's Most Popular Poetry Website
(Sourcebooks, 2003)
, Second Word Thursdays
(Bright Hill Press, 1999)
, The Gávea-Brown Book of Portuguese-American Poetry
(Gávea-Brown Publications, 2012)
, The Giant Book of Poetry
(Level 4 Press, 2006)
American Voice, Black Warrior Review, Diagram, Iowa Review, Kalliope, Mississippi Review, Nimrod, Prairie Schooner, Salamander, Shenandoah, Southern Review
Carlisle & the Common Accident
(Foothills Publishing, 2011)
Prizes Won: 
Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County Fellowship, 2002; National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry, 1999; Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts Grant, 1998; American Antiquarian Society-Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund Creative and Performing Artists and Writers Fellowship, 1995; Gettysburg Review Award for 1994 in the Field of Poetry; Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize, University of Pittsburgh Press, 1989; National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry, 1987; New York State Creative Artists Program Service Fellowship, 1982-1983

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Portuguese American
Born in: 
New Bedford, United States
Raised in: 
New Bedford & Dartmouth, MA, United States
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Last updated: Mar 30, 2015