Leslie Ullman


N/A PO Box 534
Arroyo Seco, NM 87514
575 779 4588

Author's Bio

I teach in the low-residency program at VCFA. Have published four poetry collections and a hybrid book of craft essays, poems, and writing exercises, Library of Small Happiness (2017). I live in Taos, NM. Recent collection Progress on the Subject of Immensity.

Publications & Prizes

The You That All Along Has Housed You: A Sequence (Nine Mile Press, 2019)
Library of Small Happiness (3: A Taos Press, 2017)
Progress on the Subject of Immensity (University of New Mexico Press, 2013)
Slow Work Through Sand (University of Iowa Press, 1998)
Dreams By No One's Daughter (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1987)
Natural Histories (Yale University Press, 1979)
Bloomsbury Review
Kenyon Review
Prizes won: 

Yale Series of Younger Poets Iowa Poetry Prize Two NEA Fellowships New Mexico/Arizona Book Award in poetry. Residencies at the Wurlitzer Foundation and Hedgebrook.

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Are You My Mother? by Alison Bechdel, Voluntary Servitude by Mark Wunderlich, Seam by Tarfia Faizullah, A Day in the Life of a Smiling Woman by Margaret Drabble, Bright Dead Things by Ada Limon

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Winnetka, IL
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Last update: May 03, 2019