Eugenia Leigh

Poet

Author's Bio

Eugenia Leigh is the author of Blood, Sparrows and Sparrows, winner of the 2015 Debut-litzer Prize in Poetry and finalist for both the National Poetry Series and the Yale Series of Younger Poets. The recipient of fellowships and awards from Poets & Writers Magazine, Kundiman, The Frost Place, Rattle, and the Asian American Literary Review, Eugenia's poems and essays have appeared in numerous publications including The Rumpus, North American Review, and the Best New Poets 2010 anthology. She received her MFA from Sarah Lawrence College and serves as the Poetry Editor of Hyphen.

Publications & Prizes

Anthology:
Best New Poets 2010 (University of Virginia Press, 2010)
Book:
Blood, Sparrows and Sparrows (Four Way Books, 2014)
Journals:
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Moonshot Magazine
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The November 3rd Club
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The Same

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Asian American, Korean American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
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Last update: Nov 12, 2017