Patricia Hooper

Gastonia, NC

Author's Bio

Patricia Hooper is the author of four books of poetry: Other Lives, At the Corner of the Eye, Separate Flights and Aristotle's Garden. She is also the author of a chapbook, The Flowering Trees, and four children's books. Her poems have appeared in The American Scholar, The Atantic Monthly, Poetry, The Hudson Review, The Southern Review, The Iowa Review, Ploughshares, The New Criterion, The American Poetry Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Orion, and manh other magazines and anthologies.

Publications and Prizes

Aristotle's Garden
(Blue Stem Press, 2004)
, At the Corner of the Eye
(Michigan State University Press, 1997)
, Other Lives
(Elizabeth Street Press, 1984)
, Separate Flights
(University of Tampa Press, 2016)
, The Flowering Trees
(State Street Press, 1995)
American Scholar, Atlantic Monthly, Hudson Review, The New Criterion, Ploughshares, Poetry
Prizes Won: 
The Norma Farber First Book Award of the Poetry Society of America; The Bluestem Award for Poetry; The Laurence Goldstein Poetry Prize from Michigan Quarterly Review; The Bernice W. Ames Award from the Poetry Society of America; The Writer's Community Residency Award from the National Writer's Voice; the Anita Claire Sharf Award from the University of Tampa Press.

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Saginaw, MI
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Last updated: Dec 30, 2016