Jason Gray


Durham, NC
North Carolina US

Author's Bio

Jason Gray is the author of Radiation King, winner of the Idaho Prize for Poetry, and Photographing Eden, as well as two chapbooks, How to Paint the Savior Dead and Adam & Eve Go to the Zoo. His poems have been featured in Poetry, Kenyon Review, American Poetry Review, Image, and elsewhere. 

Publications & Prizes

The Next of Us Is About to Be Born (Kent State University Press, 2009)
The Swallow Anthology of New American Poets (Ohio University Press, 2009)
Radiation King (Lost Horse Press, 2019)
Photographing Eden (Ohio University Press, 2008)
How to Paint the Savior Dead (Kent State University Press, 2007)
Adam & Eve Go to the Zoo (Dream Horse, 2003)
Prizes won: 

Idaho Prize for Poetry; Hollis Summers Prize for First Book of Poetry; Wick Chapbook Prize; Walter E. Dakin Fellowship from the Sewanee Writers' Conference; Individual Artist Award from the Maryland State Council for the Arts

More Information

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Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Naturalists/Environmentalists, Veterans
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Born in: 
Hibbing, MN
Raised in: 
Oceanside, CA
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Last update: May 21, 2019