Red Shuttleworth

Poet

10482 Road 16 NE
Moses Lake, WA 98837
Phone: 
509-766-9104

Author's Bio

RED SHUTTLEWORTH is the author of a number of poetry books, including "Homeward" (Blue Horse Press, 2018), "Straight Ahead" (Blue Horse Press, 2017), "Woe to the Land Shadowing" (Blue Horse Press, 2015),  "Ghosts & Birthdays" (Humanitas Media Publishing, 2012), "Johnny Ringo" (House of Lit, 2012), and "Western Settings" (University of Nevada Press, 2000). He has also published over a hundred poetry chapbooks.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Open Range (Ghost Road Press, 2007)
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Line Drives (Southern Illinois University Press, 2002)
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The Logan House Anthology of 21st Century American Poetry (Logan House Press, 2001)
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Desert Wood (University of Nevada Press, 1991)
Book:
Western Settings (University of Nevada Press, 2000)
Chapbooks:
We Drove All Night (Finishing Line Press, 2011)
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All These Bullets... (Logan House Press, 1997)
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Western Movie (Signpost Press, 1990)
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Living and Sinning for Them (Signpost Press, 1986)
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Poems to the Memory of Benny Kid Paret (Sparrow Press, 1978)
Journals:
Abraxas
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Aethlon: The Journal of Sport Literature
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Calapooya Collage
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Chowder Review
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Cincinnati Poetry Review
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Clockwatch Review
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Colorado State Review
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Confrontation
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Cornfield Review
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Dacotah Territory
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Ellipsis
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Elysian Fields Quarterly
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Hubbub
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Jeopardy
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Kansas Quarterly
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Karamu
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Licking River Review
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Mankato Poetry Review
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Midwest Quarterly
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Minneapolis Review of Baseball
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Minnetonka Review
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Mississippi Valley Review
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Nebraska Review
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New Mexico Humanities Review
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Ontario Review
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Plains Song Review
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Poetry Now
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Rain City Review
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Rapport
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Red Cedar Review
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Slackwater Review
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Suisun Valley Review
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The Madison Review
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The Texas Review
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Prizes won: 

2016 Western Heritage Wrangler Award for Poetry (for "Woe to the Land Shadowing").  2013 Spur Award for Poetry (for "Johnny Ringo") from Western Writers of America. 2011 Spur Award for Poetry (for "Roadside Attractions") from Western Writers of America. Named "Best Living Western Poet" in 2007 by True West magazine. 2001 Spur Award for Poetry (for "Western Settings") from Western Writers of America.

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Samuel Beckett, Kay Boyle, Bruce Chatwin, William Dickey, Jack Gilbert, Linda Gregg, Seamus Heaney, Robert Lowell, Cormac McCarthy, Sam Shepard, Georg Trakl, James Wright....

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Teachers
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
San Francisco
Raised in: 
San Francisco, CA
California
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Last update: May 21, 2019