Tara Ballard

Author's Bio

Tara Ballard holds an MFA from the University of Alaska, Anchorage. She has recently returned to her home state after spending the last eight years in the Middle East and West Africa, where she and her husband taught English in local area schools and universities.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
House of the Night Watch
(New Rivers Press, 2018)
Anthologies: 
Ford City Anthology
(Urban Farmhouse Press, )
, Truth to Power
(Cutthroat: A Journal of the Arts, )
Journals: 
Apeiron Review, Bellingham Review, Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, Bridge Eight Literary Magazine, Chiron Review, HEArt Online, International Poetry Review, Mslexia, North American Review, One, Poetry Northwest, Salamander, Silk Road, Spoon River Poetry Review, The Sierra Nevada Review, TSR: The Southampton Review, Visions International, War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities, Wasafiri
Prizes Won: 
Winner of the 2016 Many Voices Project

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
AK
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Last updated: Jan 26, 2019