Patrick Donnelly

Author's Bio

PATRICK DONNELLY is the author of THE CHARGE (Ausable Press, 2003, since 2009 part of Copper Canyon Press) and NOCTURNES OF THE BROTHEL OF RUIN (Four Way Books, 2012). Donnelly is director of the Advanced Seminar at The Frost Place, teaches with the Lesley University MFA Program, is an associate editor of POETRY INTERNATIONAL, and a contributing editor of TRANS-PORTAL. He has taught writing at Colby College, the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, and elsewhere. With Stephen D. Miller, Donnelly is co-translator of the Japanese poems in THE WIND FROM VULTURE PEAK: The Buddhification of Japanese Waka in the Heian Period, a scholarly history and analysis forthcoming from Cornell East Asia Series.

Publications and Prizes

Nocturnes of the Brothel of Ruin
(Four Way Books, 2012)
, The Charge
(Ausable Press, 2003)
100 American Poets Against the War
(The Chicago Atheneum & Metropolitan Arts Press, 2005)
, Four Way Reader #2
(Four Way Books, 2001)
, From the Fishouse: An Anthology of Poems that Sing, Rhyme, Resound, Syncopate, Alliterate, and Just Plain Sound Great
(Persea Books, 2009)
, The Book of Irish American Poetry From the 18th Century to the Present
(University of Notre Dame Press, 2005)
American Poetry Review, Massachusetts Review, Ploughshares, Puerto del Sol, Virginia Quarterly Review, Yale Review
Prizes Won: 
2008 Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship * 2004 Margaret Bridgman Fellow in Poetry, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference * 2003 Richard Soref Scholar in Poetry, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference

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Santa Fe, NM
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Last updated: Jun 16, 2012