John Drexel

Poet

Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
Phone: 
973-281-2398

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
"For New Orleans" & Other Poems (Bayeux Arts, 2007)
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A Fine Excess (Sarabande Books, 2001)
Chapbook:
The Necessary Pilgrim (Headingley Press, 2004)
Journals:
Acumen Literary Journal
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First Things
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Hudson Review
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Outposts Poetry Review
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Oxford Poetry
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Paris Review
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Verse
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Notre Dame Review
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The Chimaera
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The New Criterion
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The St. Petersburg Review
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Prizes won: 

Amy Lowell Poetry Travelling Scholarship (1993); 

Hawthornden Fellowship (1996); 

two Pushcart Prize nominations

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
So I Looked Down to Camelot by Rosamund Stanhope, The Collected Poems by Terence Tiller, Opera Et Cetera by Ciaran Carson, The Demons (aka The Possessed) by Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Strangeness of the Good by James Matthew Wilson

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Stamford, CT
Connecticut
Raised in: 
Stamford, CT
Connecticut
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Last update: Feb 09, 2021