Susan McLean

Poet

720 River St.
Iowa City, IA 52246
Phone: 
(319)337-3206

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Love Affairs at the Villa Nelle (Kelsay Books, 2018)
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Bared: Contemporary Poetry and Art on Bras and Breasts (Les Femmes Folles Books, 2016)
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Currents of the Universal Being: Explorations in the Literature of Energy (Texas Tech University Press, 2015)
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Irresistible Sonnets (Headmistress Press, 2014)
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Taking Turns: Sonnets from Eratosphere (Maverick Duck Press, 2012)
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Villanelles (Alfred A. Knopf, 2012)
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Hot Sonnets (Entasis Press, 2011)
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The Cento: A Collection of Collage Poems (Red Hen Press, 2011)
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Kiss and Part: Laughing at the End of Romance and Other Entanglements (Doggerel Daze Press, 2005)
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Sonnets: 150 Contemporary Sonnets (University of Evansville Press, 2005)
Books:
Selected Epigrams (Translations of Martial) (University of Wisconsin Press, 2014)
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The Whetstone Misses the Knife (Story Line Press, 2014)
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The Best Disguise (University of Evansville Press, 2009)
Chapbook:
Holding Patterns (Finishing Line Press, 2006)
Journals:
14 by 14: the lean sonnet zine
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Alabama Literary Review
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American Arts Quarterly
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Arion
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Artword Quarterly
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Atlanta Review
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Blue Unicorn
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Bumbershoot
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Classical Outlook
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Comstock Review
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Concise Delight
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Dust & Fire
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First Things
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Formalist
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Free Inquiry
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Iambs & Trochees
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Kalliope
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Light
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Light Quarterly
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Lighten Up Online
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Literary Imagination
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Lucid Rhythms
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Mezzo Cammin
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National Poetry Review
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Nebo
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North Stone Review
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Per Contra
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River Oak Review
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Shakespeare Newsletter
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Snakeskin
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Subtropics
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The Barefoot Muse
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The Chimaera
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The Christian Century
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The Evansville Review
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The Lyric
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The Neovictorian/Cochlea
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The Orchards Poetry Journal
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The Road Not Taken
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The Rotary Dial
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The Skinny Poetry Journal
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Think Journal
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Third Wednesday
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Tilt-a-Whirl
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Umbrella
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Unsplendid
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Verse Wisconsin
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Victorian Violet Press & Journal
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Prizes won: 

Donald Justice Poetry Prize, 2014; Richard Wilbur Award, 2009; McKnight Artist Fellowship for Writers, 2004; Mary Anderson Fellowship for Poetry, 1998

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Washington, DC
District Of Columbia
Raised in: 
Oxon Hill, MD
Maryland
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Last update: Mar 30, 2020