Mike Schneider

Poet

N/A
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Phone: 
412-527-8847

Author's Bio

Mike Schneider has published poems in many literary journals, including New Ohio Review, Notre Dame Review and Poetry. He received the 2012 Editors Award in Poetry from The Florida Review, and won the 2016 Robert Phillips Prize (selected by Richard Foerster) from Texas Review Press, which in 2017 published his chapbook, How Many Faces Do You Have?

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Nasty Women & Bad Hombres: A Poetry Anthology (Lascaux Review, 2017)
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Motif: Writing by Ear (Motes Books, 2009)
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Come Together: Imagine Peace (Bottom Dog Press, 2008)
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An Eye for an Eye Makes the Whole World Blind: Poets on 9/11 (Regent Press, 2002)
Chapbooks:
How Many Faces Do You Have? (Texas Review Press, 2017)
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Rooster (Main Street Rag, 2004)
Journals:
5 A.M.
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Antietam Review
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Atlanta Review
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Loyalhanna Review
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Mississippi Review
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Notre Dame Review
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Paper Street
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Shenandoah
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The Comstock Review
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The Ledge
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Prizes won: 

2016 Robert Phillips Chapbook Prize, Texas Review Press; 2012 Editors Award, Florida Review; Runner-up 2004 Main Street Rag Chapbook Competition.

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Tony Hoagland, Laura Kasischke, Dean Young, Walt Whitman, Pablo Neruda, Jose Saramago, Fernando Pessoa, Sharon Olds, Tom Lux, Fernando Pessoa
What I'm reading now: 
Space, in Chains by Laura Kasischke, Real Sofistikashun by Tony Hoagland, The Year of the Death of Ricardo Reis by Jose Saramago, XX by Campbell McGrath, Skin by Curzio Malaparte

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Bellefonte
Raised in: 
Millheim, PA
Pennsylvania
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Last update: May 21, 2019