Pia Taavila-Borsheim, Ph.D.

Poet

Author's Bio

Moon on the Meadow: Collected Poems
(Washington, DC: Gallaudet UP) 2008

Two Winters
(Georgetown, KY: Finishing Line P) 2011

Notes to David
(Manuscript currently circulating)

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Covenant of Generations (WRJ (Women of Reform Judaism), 2013)
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The Bloomsbury Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Poetry (Bloomsbury USA, 2013)
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Deaf Lit Extravaganza (Handtype Press, 2012)
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Hindman Poetry Reading (Wind Publishing, 2003)
Book:
Moon on the Meadow (Moon on the Meadow, 2008)
Chapbook:
Two Winters (Finishing Line Press, 2011)
Journals: , ,
Asheville Poetry Review
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Birmingham Poetry Review
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College English
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Comstock Review
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Copperfield Review
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Ibbetson Street
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Journal of Kentucky Studies
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Kindred
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Linden Avenue Literary Journal
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Moving Out
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Pegasus Magazine
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Poet's Ink
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Qarrtsiluni
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Soundings
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Southern Women's Review
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SouthLit
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The Bear River Review
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The Broadkill Review
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The Potomac Review
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The Tactile Mind
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The Vocabula Review
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Virginia Writing
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Xanadu
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Prizes won: 

Honorable Mention in:
Jim Wayne Miller Poetry Prize
The Comstock Review Poetry Prize
Finalist in:
The Denny C. Plattner Prize
Black Lawrence Chapbook Competition

Artist's Award from The Vermont Studio Center, March Residency, 2008

Gallaudet University Faculty Awards

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Seam by Tarfia Faizullah, Flies by Michael Dickman, Hum by Jamaal May, Gaudy Night by Dorothy Sayers

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
White
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Raised in: 
Walled Lake, MI
Michigan
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Last update: Aug 20, 2017