Anders Carlson-Wee

Poet

Minneapolis, MN 55416
Phone: 
952-797-6235

Author's Bio

Anders Carlson-Wee is the author of THE LOW PASSIONS (W.W. Norton, 2019). His work has appeared in BuzzFeed, The Nation, Ploughshares, New England Review, Prairie Schooner, Virginia Quarterly Review, Best New Poets, Best of the Net, and The Best American Nonrequired Reading. His chapbook, Dynamite, won the Frost Place Chapbook Prize. He has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the McKnight Foundation, Bread Loaf, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and the Napa Valley Writers’ Conference. He is codirector of the award-winning poetry film, Riding the Highline, and winner of Ninth Letter’s Poetry Award, Blue Mesa Review’s Poetry Prize, New Delta Review’s Editors’ Choice Prize, and the 2017 Poetry International Prize. He lives in Minneapolis.

Publications & Prizes

Book:
The Low Passions (W. W. Norton & Company, 2019)
Prizes won: 

Poetry International Prize / National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship / Frost Place Chapbook Prize / Ninth Letter Poetry Award / Blue Mesa Review Poetry Prize / New Delta Review Editors' Choice Prize

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
MN
Raised in: 
MN
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Last update: Oct 12, 2018