Sarah Rose Nordgren


Cincinnati, OH

Author's Bio

Sarah Rose Nordgren is the author of the poetry collections Darwin's Mother and Best Bones, both from University of Pittsburgh Press. Her poems have appeared in Agni, Ploughshares, The Iowa Review, American Poetry Review, and the Best New Poets anthology, among others. A recipient of two fellowships from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown and an Individual Excellence Award from the Ohio Arts Council, Sarah Rose grew up in Durham, NC and currently lives in Cincinnati.

Publications & Prizes

Best New Poets 2011 (University of Virginia Press, 2011)
Darwin's Mother (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017)
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La Petite Zine
Mid-American Poetry Review
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Verse Daily
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Individual Excellence Award, Ohio Arts Council (2014) Agnes Lynch Starrett First Book Award, University of Pittsburgh Press (2013) James Wright Award, Mid-American Review (2012)

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Last update: May 06, 2019