Rebecca Kaiser Gibson

Poet

Marlborough, NH 03455
Phone: 
603-852-3096

Author's Bio

Rebecca Kaiser Gibson is the author of Girl as Birch, (forthcoming, Bauhan Publishing, 2022) Opinel (Bauhan Publishing, 2015) and two chapbooks, Admit the Peacock and Inside the Exhibition. She is the recipient of residencies from MacDowell, The Heinrich Böll Cottage in Ireland,  a fellowship from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. She was selected as a Fulbright Scholar to teach poetry in Hyderabad, India.  She is founder and director of The Loom, Poetry in Harrisville, a poetry reading series in New Hampshire.

Her poems have appeared in The Adroit Journal; Agni; Field; The Greensboro Review; Green Mountains Review; The Harvard Review; The Massachusetts Review; Ocean State Review; Salamander; Slate; and featured in VerseDaily among others.

Rebecca lives in Marlborough, NH and taught poetry at Tufts University for 23 years.

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Girl as Birch (Bauhan Publishing, 2022)
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OPINEL (Bauhan Publishing, 2015)
Prizes won: 

Artists Fellowship in Poetry, Massachusetts Cultural Council

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Dark Elderberry Branch by Marina Tsvetaeva, via Ilya Kaminsky and Jean Valentine

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
American, Jewish
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Washington, DC
Raised in: 
MD
Maryland
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Last update: Feb 11, 2021