W. E. Butts

N/A
Manchester, NH 03103-5513
Phone: 
(603) 624-2801

Author's Bio

W.E. Butts is the 2009-2014 New Hampshire Poet Laureate. He is the author of Cathedral of Nervous Horses: Selected and New Poems (Hobblebush Books, 2012), Radio Time (Cherry Grove Collections, 2011), Sunday Evening at the Stardust Cafe`(1st World, 2006) and other books and chapbooks. The recipient of two Pushcart Prize nominations, he teaches in the BFA in Writing Program at Goddard College.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Cathedral of Nervous Horses: Selected and New Poems,
(Hobblebush Books, 2012)
, RADIO TIME
(Cherry Grove Collections, 2011)
, Sunday Evening at the Stardust Cafe
(1st World Publishing, 2006)
, Sunday Factory
(Finishing Line Press, 2006)
, What to Say if the Birds Ask
(Pudding House Publications, 2007)
Anthologies: 
An Endless Skyway: Poetry from the State Poets Laureate
(Ice Cube Press, 2011)
Journals: 
Atlanta Review, Birmingham Poetry Review, Cider Press Review, Cimarron Review, Mid-American Review, Poet Lore, Poetry East, Rhino Magazine, Saranac Review
Prizes Won: 
Massachusetts Artists Foundation Award 2006 Iowa Source Poetry Book Prize 2011 New England Book Festival Award

More Information

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Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
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Last updated: Mar 05, 2012