Rob Griffith

Poet

Department of Creative Writing 1800 Lincoln Park Drive
Evansville, IN 47722
Phone: 
(812) 488-2962

Author's Bio

Rob Griffith is the author of the book A Matinee in Plato's Cave (Water Press and Media, 2008), and his work has appeared in magazines and journals such as Poetry, River Styx, The North American Review, The Sewanee Theological Review, Prairie Schooner, The Oxford American, and many others. He is the author of several chapbooks, including Necessary Alchemy (Middle Tennessee State University Press, 1999) and Poisoning Caesar (Finishing Line Press, 2004), and he is the editor of the poetry journal Measure and Co-Director of the University of Evansville Press, which manages the Richard Wilbur book award. He teaches in the Creative Writing Program at the University of Evansville, Indiana.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
For, From, About James Whitehead (University of Arkansas Press, 2009)
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Rhyming Poems: An Anthology (University of Evansville Press, 2007)
Books:
A Matinee in Plato's Cave (Water Press & Media, 2008)
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Poisoning Caesar (Finishing Line Press, 2004)
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Necessary Alchemy (Middle Tennessee State University Press, 2000)
Journals:
Chronicles
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Connecticut Review
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First Things
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Formalist
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Poems & Plays
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Poetry Magazine
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The Dark Horse

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Born in: 
Memphis
Raised in: 
Memphis, TN
Tennessee
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Last update: Jun 09, 2011