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

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

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
English American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
San Mateo
Raised in: 
Burlingame, CA
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Last updated: Jun 09, 2014