Jennifer Barber

Poet

Suffolk University English Dept. 8 Ashburton Place
Boston, MA 02108
Phone: 
617-305-1919

Author's Bio

Jennifer Barber is the author of VENDAVAL in TAKE THREE 3: AGNI NEW POETS SERIES (Graywolf Press, 1998); RIGGING THE WIND (Kore Press, 2003), GIVEN AWAY (Kore Press, 2012), and WORKS ON PAPER (The Word Works, 2016). She is founding editor of the literary journal SALAMANDER in Boston, MA. Her poetry has appeared in THE NEW YORKER, HARVARD DIVINITY BULLETIN, ORION, UPSTREET, JEWISH DAILY FORWARD, elsewhere.

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Works on Paper (Word Works, 2016)
,
Given Away (Kore Press, 2012)
,
Rigging the Wind (Kore Press, 2003)
Prizes won: 

Isabella Gardner Fellowship, MacDowell Colony; 2015 Tenth Gate Prize; Pushcart Prize; Anna Davidson Rosenberg Award; Heinrich Boll Cottage Residency; St. Botolph Grant; Kore Press First Book Award

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Born in: 
Weymouth, MA
Massachusetts
Raised in: 
Newton, MA
Massachusetts
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Last update: May 21, 2019