Christopher Nelson


Grinnell, IA

Author's Bio

Christopher Nelson is the author of Blue House, published in the Poetry Society of America Chapbook Series; Capital City at Midnight, recipient of the 2014 Bloom Chapbook Prize; and Love Song for the New World, from Seven Kitchens Press Editor's Series. Among his honors are fellowships from the Jacob Javits Foundation and inclusion in Best New Poets 2012. He is the founder and editor of Green Linden Press and Under a Warm Green Linden, an online journal dedicated to fostering excellent poetry and supporting reforestation efforts. Visit

Publications & Prizes

Love Song for the New World (Seven Kitchens Press, 2019)
Capital City at Midnight (Bloom, 2016)
Blue House (Poetry Society of America, 2009)

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Last update: Mar 02, 2019