Arthur J. Stewart

Poet

N/A
Lenoir City, TN 37771-7898
Phone: 
865-256-5935

Author's Bio

My niche is science-inspired poetry; I advocate including poetry as reading fodder for scientists as a way to encourage creativity and better science writing, and I encourage incorporating science-inspired poetry into STEM classes, from K12 on up into graduate school.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Knoxville Bound (Metropulse Publishing, 2004)
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Breathing the Same Air: An East Tennesee Anthology (Celtic Cat Publishing, 2001)
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All Around Us: Poems from the Valley (Blue Ridge Publishing, 1996)
Books:
Elements of Chance (Celtic Cat Publishing, 2017)
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From Where We Came (Celtic Cat Publishing, 2015)
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Circle, Turtle, Ashes (Celtic Cat Publishing, 2013)
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The Ghost in the Word (Celtic Cat Publishing, 2013)
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Bushido: The Virtues of Rei and Makoto (Celtic Cat Publishing, 2005)
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Rough Ascension and Other Poems of Science (Celtic Cat Publishing, 2003)
Journals: ,
Eclectic Literary Forum
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JAMA
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Now & Then
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Quantum Tao
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The American Biology Teacher
Prizes won: 

East Tennessee Writers Hall of Fame - Poetry (inducted, 2013)

 

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
A.R. Ammons, William Carlos Williams, Mary Oliver
What I'm reading now: 
The Hallelujah Series and Other Poems by Arthur J Stewart, Uncoils a Snake by Arthur J Stewart

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Appalachian
Prefers to work with: 
Naturalists/Environmentalists, Teachers
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Michigan City, IN
Indiana
Raised in: 
Goodyear, AZ
Arizona
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Last update: Jun 12, 2022