Jason Adam Sheets


Author's Bio

Jason Adam Sheets is a Master of Theological Studies candidate at Harvard Divinity School. He is the author of The Hour Wasp (April Gloaming Publishing, 2017) and recipient of the 2016 Poetry Society of New Hampshire Poetry Prize. His poems have appeared in numerous journals and magazines and have most recently been featured by The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities and The Graduate Journal of Harvard Divinity School. He teaches in Harvard’s Poetry in America for High Schools Program and has worked as a mentor for AWP’s writer to writer mentorship program. His work has been funded by Harvard University, PEN America, and Poets & Writers, Inc. 


Publications & Prizes

The Hour Wasp (April Gloaming Publishing, 2017)
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Harvard Divinity Bulletin
Hermeneutic Chaos Literary Journal
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Sundog Lit
The Legendary
The Poet's Touchstone
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2016 Poetry Society of New Hampshire Poetry Prize, as judged by Nicole Terez Dutton for "[blue haunts black & i know you when]."

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Plymouth, MA
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Last update: Nov 22, 2020