Nettie Farris

Poet

Louisville, KY

Author's Bio

Nettie Farris is the author of COMMUNION (Accents Publishing, 2013), FAT CRAYONS (Finishing Line Press, 2015), the micro-chapbook STORY (Origami Poems Project, 2016), and THE WENDY BIRD POEMS (dancing girl press, 2016). She has received the Kudzu Poetry Prize and a Distinguished Teaching Award from the College of Arts and Sciences University of Louisville. She writes Book Reviews for MELANCHOLY HYPERBOLE, Reference Essays for Salem Press/Greyhouse Publishing, and the Spotlight on a Press feature for BLUE LYRA REVIEW, where she serves as Review Editor.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Alice in Wonderland Anthology (Silver Birch Press, 2015)
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This Wretched Vessel: Selections from Lexington Poetry Month 2014 (Accents Publishing, 2015)
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Her Limestone Bones: Selections from Lexington Poetry Month 2013 (Accents Publishing, 2014)
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See How We Are: Selected Works from Lexington Poetry Month 2013 (Accents Publishing, 2014)
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Bigger than They Appear: Anthology of Very Short Poems (Accents Publishing, 2011)
Chapbooks:
The Wendy Bird Poems (Dancing Girl Press, 2016)
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Fat Crayons (Finishing Line Press, 2015)
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Communion (Accents Publishing, 2013)
Journals: , ,
Ealain
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Georgetown Review
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Heartland Review
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Journal of Kentucky Studies
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Nonbinary Review
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Pine Mountain Sand and Gravel
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Slow Trains
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Subliminal Interiors
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The Single Hound
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Prizes won: 

Kudzu Poetry Prize 2011

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Louisville
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Last update: Nov 23, 2016