Trace Peterson

Author's Bio

Trace Peterson is author of the poetry book Since I Moved In (Chax Press, 2007) and numerous chapbooks. She is editor/publisher of EOAGH; coeditor of the anthology Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics (Nightboat Books, 2013), which was a finalist for a Lambda Literary Award in 2014; and coeditor of the forthcoming Gil Ott: Collected Writings (Chax Press). From 2009 to 2012, she curated the TENDENCIES: Poetics & Practice series inspired by Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick at CUNY Graduate Center, where she is currently a PhD candidate.

Publications and Prizes

Since I Moved In
(Chax Press, 2007)
, Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics
(Nightboat Books, 2013)
2nd Avenue Poetry, Antennae, Anthology of New England Writers, Aufgabe, Colorado Review, Cue: A Journal of Prose Poetry, Eratio Poetry Journal, Five Fingers Review, Marsh Hawk Review, OCHO, Sonora Review, Spiral Orb, Transgender Tapestry, Vanitas
(Portable Press at yo-yo labs, 2003)
, Transfeminism & Literature, Vol 2: with work from T.L. Cowan, Joy Ladin, Tim Trace Peterson
(Belladonna Books, 2012)
, Trinkets Mashed into a Blender
(Faux Press, 2005)
, Violet Speech
(2nd Avenue Poetry, 2011)
Prizes Won: 
The 2007 Gil Ott Award (selected by Charles Alexander, Eli Goldblatt, Nathaniel Mackey, and Myung Mi Kim) The 2002 Robert Penn Warren Award (selected by John Ashbery) for the Anthology of New England Writers

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Last updated: Oct 12, 2014