Gerald Costanzo


Pittsburgh, PA
Pennsylvania US

Author's Bio

Gerald Costanzo was educated at Harvard and Johns Hopkins, and has been a professor at Carnegie Mellon University since 1970. He founded Carnegie Mellon University Press and its Poetry Series, and has written and edited ten books of poetry.

Publications & Prizes

Twelve Women (editor) (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2014)
American Poetry: The Next Generation (editor with Jim Daniels) (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2000)
The Devins Award Anthology of Poetry (editor) (University of Missouri Press, 1998)
Great Disguise (Aan, 2000)
Nobody Lives on Arthur Godfrey Boulevard (BOA Editions, Ltd., 1993)
Prizes won: 

The Devins Award for Poetry;
National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowships

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Italian American
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Portland, OR
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Last update: Oct 13, 2016