Virginia Chase Sutton

1714 E Del Rio Drive
Tempe, AZ 85282
Phone: 
(480) 839-5411

Author's Bio

My three poetry books include: "Of a Transient Nature," published 2016 by Knut House Press; "What Brings You to Del Amo," winner of the Morse Poetry Prize, published by University of New England Press, 2007; "Embellishments," published by Chatoyant, 2003.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Embellishments
(Chatoyant, 2003)
, Of a Transient Nature
(Knut House Press, 2016)
, What Brings You to Del Amo
(University Press of New England, 2007)
Anthologies: 
All This Useless Beauty: Women Poets on Housework
(University of Iowa Press, 2005)
, Are You Experienced? Baby Boomers at Midlife
(University of Iowa Press, 2004)
, Manthology: The Male Experience
(University of Iowa Press, 2006)
Journals: 
13th Moon, Antioch Review, Bellevue Literary Review, Boulevard, Paris Review, Ploughshares, Poet Lore, Quarterly West, Spoon River Poetry Review, Western Humanities Review, Witness
Prizes Won: 
Morse Poetry Prize for a poetry book competition; Louis Untermeyer Scholar in Poetry at Breadloaf; first prize Allen Ginsberg Poetry Award; second prize Writers@Work; finalist Dana Prize in poetry; finalist for the National Poetry Competition for the National Writers' Union.

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Poems 1962-2012 by Louise Gluck
,
Deep Lane by Mark Doty
,
The Wellspring by Sharon Olds
,
The Narrow Door by Paul Lisicky

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian, Other
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Born in: 
Muncie
Raised in: 
Deerfield, IL
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Last updated: Mar 16, 2016