Lauren Camp



Author's Bio

Lauren Camp is the Poet Laureate of New Mexico and author of five poetry collections, most recently Took House (Tupelo Press, 2020). Her poems have appeared in Kenyon Review, The Los Angeles ReviewPoet Lore, The Common, Beloit Poetry Journal, New England Review and elsewhere. Winner of the Dorset Prize, Lauren has also received fellowships from The Black Earth Institute and The Taft-Nicholson Center, and finalist citations for the Arab American Book Award, the Housatonic Book Award and the New Mexico-Arizona Book Award.

Publications & Prizes

Took House (Tupelo Press, 2020)
Turquoise Door (3: A Taos Press, 2018)
One Hundred Hungers (Tupelo Press, 2016)
The Dailiness (Edwin E. Smith Publishing, 2013)
This Business of Wisdom (West End Press, 2010)
Prizes won: 

Dorset Prize • Finalist, Arab American Book Award • Finalist, Housatonic Book Award • Finalist, New Mexico-Arizona Book Award 

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Last update: Sep 14, 2022