Eric Weinstein

Poet

Los Angeles, CA

Author's Bio

Eric Weinstein earned his AB in English literature and philosophy from Duke University and his MFA from New York University. He lives in Los Angeles.

Publications & Prizes

Anthology:
Best New Poets 2009 (University of Virginia Press, 2009)
Chapbook:
Vivisection (New Michigan Press, 2010)
Journals: , , ,
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Bat City Review
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Denver Quarterly
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Explosion-Proof Magazine
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Shenandoah
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The New Yorker
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Yale Review
Prizes won: 

Finalist, Poetry Foundation Ruth Lilly Fellowship (2013, 2011); Finalist, Iowa Review Poetry Prize (2013); Runner-Up, Indiana Review Poetry Prize (2013); Finalist, National Poetry Series (2011); New Michigan Press/DIAGRAM Chapbook Competition (2010); Duke University Anne Flexner Award (2007); Duke University William M. Blackburn Scholarship (2007).

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Red Doc> by Anne Carson, Gödel, Escher, Bach by Douglas Hofstadter, Today I Wrote Nothing by Daniil Kharms, Omon Ra by Victor Pelevin, Bender by Dean Young.

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English, French, German
Born in: 
Macon
Raised in: 
Nashua, NH
New Hampshire
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Last update: Aug 02, 2018