Ioanna Warwick

Poet

Phone: 
619-421-7140

Author's Bio

I teach workshops on various aspects of the poetry craft, e.g. lyricism, or certain themes, e.g. the changing image of the Underworld.

I have given lectures on The Odyssey, D.H. Lawrence, the Ozymandias theme, "Dante in Auschwitz," the rise of modern poetry, and more.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Orpheus & Company (University Press of New England, 1999)
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Best American Poetry (Macmillan, 1992)
Chapbook:
No Longer Mine (Sow's Ear Press, 1994)
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Blue Unicorn
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Charlotte Poetry Review
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Cider Press Review
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Kansas Quarterly
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Madison Review
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Maryland Poetry Review
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Minnesota Review
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Montserrat Review
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Nebraska Review
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Nightsun
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Ohio Review
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Poetry Magazine
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Riverrun
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Taos Review
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The Bridge
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Xanadu
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Prizes won: 

New Letters Poetry Award; Felix Pollak Poetry Prize; First Prize, Writers-at-Work; First Prize, The Rainmaker Awards; Winner, Sow's Ear Press Chapbook Competition; First Prize, Sow's Ear Press Poetry Contest; Reader's Digest Foundation Distinguished Writers' Fellowship at Yaddo; J,F. West Poetry Award (Charlotte Review); Finalist, Pablo Neruda Prize, Nimrod; First Prize, Half-Tones to Jubilee; Pushcart nomination, and more.

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
In Their Own Ink by Stuart Dybek, My Alexandria by Mark Doty, Trapeze by Deborah Digges, Visions from San Francisco Bay by Czeslaw Milosz, God: A Biography by Jack Miles

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Polish American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Grudziadz, (Pomerania, Poland)
Poland
Raised in: 
Warsaw, Poland
Poland
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Last update: Aug 06, 2009