Len Lawson

Poet

Sumter, SC

Author's Bio

Len Lawson earned an M.A. in English from National University, and he is Ph.D. student in English Literature & Criticism at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He teaches English currently at University of South Carolina Sumter. He is co-founder of Poets Respond to Race.

Publications & Prizes

Journals: ,
berfrois
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Connotation Press: An Online Artifact
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Control Literary Magazine
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Diverse Voices Quarterly
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Jasper Magazine
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Metaphors
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Mississippi Review
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Pank
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PLUCK!
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Rolling Thunder Quarterly
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The Southern Tablet
, , ,
Verse Daily
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Winter Tangerine Review
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Yellow Chair Review
Prizes won: 

Berfrois Poetry Prize Finalist, Mississippi Review Poetry Prize Finalist, Pushcart Prize Nominee, Best of the Net Nominee, Yellow Chair Review Chapbook Finalist

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Bamberg
Raised in: 
Bamberg, SC
South Carolina
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Last update: Mar 26, 2018