Shanna Compton

Poet

Lambertville, NJ 08530
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Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Counter-Desecrations: A Glossary for Writing within the Anthropocene (Wesleyan University Press, 2018)
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Please Add to This List: Teaching Bernadette Mayer’s Sonnets & Experiments (Tender Buttons Press, 2014)
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Sixty Morning Talks (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2014)
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The Incredible Sestina Anthology (Write Bloody Publishing, 2013)
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Poet's Bookshelf II (Barnwood Press, 2008)
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Bowery Women (Bowery Poetry Books, 2006)
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Best American Poetry 2005 (Scribner, 2005)
Books:
Creature Sounds Fade (Black Lawrence Press, 2020)
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Brink (Bloof Books, 2013)
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For Girls & Other Poems (Bloof Books, 2008)
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Gamers (Soft Skull Press, 2004)
Chapbooks:
Rare Vagrants (Dusie Press, 2010)
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Scurrilous Toy (Dusie Press, 2007)
Journals:
Academy of American Poets Poem-a-Day
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Barrelhouse
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Bone Bouquet
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Court Green
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The Nation
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The Tiny
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Women's Studies Quarterly
Prizes won: 

Open Book Award Winner, Down Spooky, Winnow Press (2005)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Fluent in: 
English
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Last update: Jul 17, 2019