Nicole Mauro

The University of San Francisco Dept. of Communication/R&C Program
San Francisco, CA 94117

Author's Bio

Nicole Mauro has published poems and criticism in numerous journals, and is the author of six chapbooks and one volume of poetry, The Contortions (Dusie Books, 2009). Her second full-length collection, Tax-Dollar Super-Sonnet Featuring Sarah Palin as Poet is forthcoming from Black Radish Books in 2014. In addition, she is the co-editor of an interdisciplinary book about sidewalks titled Intersection: Sidewalks and Public Space (with Marci Nelligan, ChainArts, 2008). Her interests include the avant-garde, alternative/collective poetry making and exchange practices, and poetries as objects.

Publications and Prizes

Tax-Dollar Super Sonnet, Featuring Sarah Palin as Poet
(Black Radish Books, 2014)
, The Contortions
(Dusie Press, 2009)
Kindergarde: Avant-garde Poems, Plays, Stories, and Songs for Children
(Black Radish Books, 2013)
, The Arcadia Project: Postmodern Pastoral
(Ahsahta Press, 2013)
580 Split, Combo, Eratio Poetry Journal, How 2, Jacket, MiPOesias, Ping Pong, Skanky Possum, So and So, Argotist Online, Western Humanities Review
(Dusie Press, 2006)
, Mrs. Quake
(Meritage Press, 2010)
, Tax-Dollar Super-Sonnet
(Dusie Press, 2009)
, Tea Party Poems
(Furniture Press Books, 2011)
, The Contortions
(Dusie Press, 2007)

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English American
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San Mateo
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Burlingame, CA
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Last updated: Jun 09, 2014