Rachel Loden


Palo Alto, CA 94303-3968

Publications & Prizes

Saints of Hysteria: A Half-Century of Collaborative American Poetry (Soft Skull Press, 2007)
Zoland Poetry (Zoland Books, 2007)
Best American Poetry 2005 (Scribner, 2005)
Western Wind: An Introduction to Poetry (McGraw-Hill, 2005)
California Poetry: From the Gold Rush to the Present (Heyday Books, 2004)
Red, White, and Blues: Poets on the Promise of America (University of Iowa Press, 2004)
An Exaltation of Forms: Contemporary Poets Celebrate the Diversity of Their Art (University of Michigan Press, 2002)
The Pushcart Prize XXVI (Pushcart Press, 2001)
American Poets Say Goodbye to the 20th Century (Four Walls Eight Windows Press, 1996)
Best American Poetry 1995 (Scribner, 1995)
Dick of the Dead (Ahsahta Press, 2009)
The Richard Nixon Snow Globe (Wild Honey Press, 2005)
Hotel Imperium (University of Georgia Press, 1999)
The Last Campaign (Slapering Hol Press, 1998)
American Letters & Commentary
Denver Quarterly
Edinburgh Review
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New American Writing
Paris Review
The Hat
Prizes won: 

Grant, the Fund for Poetry, 2006;
The Best American Poetry, 2005, 1995; Fellowship in Poetry, California Arts Council, 2001-2002;
Pushcart Prize in Poetry, 2002;
One of the Ten Best Poetry Books of 2000, San Francisco Chronicle;
Bay Area Book Reviewers Award in Poetry shortlist, 2000; Winner, Contemporary Poetry Series Competition, University of Georgia Press, 1999; Winner, Hudson Valley Writers’ Center Poetry Chapbook Series, 1998

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Washington, DC, Brooklyn, Berkeley, Los Angeles, Westport
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Last update: Apr 17, 2009