Douglas Piccinnini

Poet

Author's Bio

DOUGLAS PICCINNINI has been awarded residencies by The Vermont Studio Center, Art Farm in Marquette, NE, Sundress Academy for the Arts in Knoxville, TN and The Elizabeth Bishop Society of Nova Scotia.

In 2014, he was selected by Dorothea Lasky as a winner of the Summer Literary Seminars for Poetry. Shadowplay was selected by Ben Lerner as a finalist for the 2014 Seattle Review Chapbook Contest.

He is the author of Story Book: a novella (The Cultural Society, 2015) and a collection of poems, Blood Oboe (Omnidawn, 2015). His poems and/or writing have appeared or will appear in The Academy of American Poets’ Poem-a-Day, Aufgabe, Denver Quarterly, Diner Journal, Jacket, Lana Turner, NYTimes.com, The Poetry Project Newsletter, Prelude, Seattle Review, Tupelo Quarterly, The Volta’s Evening Will Come, Verse, West Wind Review and elsewhere. His poetry has been anthologized in The Sonnets: Translating and Rewriting Shakespeare (Nightboat Books, 2012).

Publications & Prizes

Anthology:
The Sonnets: Translating and Rewriting Shakespeare (Nightboat Books, 2012)
Books:
BLOOD OBOE (Omnidawn, 2015)
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Story Book (Cultural Society, 2015)
Chapbook:
Soft (Cultural Society, 2010)
Journals:
Abjective
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Aufgabe
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Diner
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Fawlt Magazine
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Lana Turner: A Journal of Poetry and Opinion
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Lyre Lyre
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mid)rib
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Moonshot Magazine
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Ping Pong
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Prelude
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Supermachine
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The Brooklyn Review
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The Seattle Review
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Vanitas
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Verse
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Verse Daily
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VLAK
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West Wind Review

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
New York
Raised in: 
NJ
New Jersey
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Last update: Feb 18, 2017