Scott Bailey

Poet

1026 Conti Street Apt. 4
New Orleans, MS 70112
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Author's Bio

A poet, educator, and editor from Mississippi, Scott Bailey is the author of Thus Spake Gigolo (NYQ Books). His poems have appeared in journals such as "580 Split," "Epiphany," "Exquisite Corpse," "Harpur Palate," "Jabberwock Review,"  "Meridian," "New York Quarterly," "Sand Hills," "Subtropics," "The Journal," "The Ocean State Review," "The Southeast Review," and "Verse Daily," among others. His degrees include a B.A. in English and an M.A. in Creative Writing from The University of Southern Mississippi, an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from New York University, and a Ph.D. in Creative Writing from Florida State University. A former writer-in-residence for the Mississippi Arts Commission and the Valparaiso Foundation in Spain, Bailey has taught writing courses at Brown University, New York University, Florida State University, The University of Southern Mississippi, Tougaloo College, and elsewhere. 

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
In Our Own Words: A Generation Defining Itself (MW Enterprises, 2005)
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Poetic Voices Without Borders (Gival Press, 2005)
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Bend, Don't Shatter (Soft Skull Press, 2003)
Book:
Thus Spake Gigolo (NYQ Books, 2014)
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Exquisite Corpse
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Ocean State Review
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Poems Niederngasse
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Segue
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Southern Quarterly
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Subtropics
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The New York Quarterly

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
White
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Born in: 
Jackson, MS
Mississippi
Raised in: 
Raleigh, MS
Mississippi
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Last update: Oct 08, 2021