Tina Schumann

Poet

Seattle, WA

Author's Bio

Tina Schumann is a pushcart nominated poet and the author of three poetry collections, “Praising the Paradox” (Red Hen Press, 2019) which was a finalist in the National Poetry Series, Four Way Books Intro Prize and the New Issues Poetry Prize, “As If” (Parlor City Press, 2010) which was awarded the Stephen Dunn Poetry Prize, and “Requiem. A Patrimony of Fugues” (Diode Editions, 2016) which won the Diode Editions Chapbook Contest. She is editor of the IPPY-award winning anthology “Two Countries. U.S. Daughters and Sons of Immigrant Parents” (Red Hen Press, 2017.) Schumann’s work received the 2009 American Poet Prize from The American Poetry Journal, finalist status in the Terrain.org annual poetry contest, as well as honorable mention in The Atlantic. She is a poetry editor with Wandering Aengus Press http://wanderingaenguspress.com/about.html.. Her poems have appeared in publications and anthologies since 1999 including The American Journal of Poetry, Ascent, Atticus Review, Cimarron Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Nimrod, Parabola, Palabra, The Writer's Alamanac, The Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine and Verse Daily

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
FEAST: Recipes and Poems for a Full Serving at the Table (Black Lawrence Press, 2014)
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American Society: What Poets See (FutureCycle Press, 2012)
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Pontoon #4 (Floating Bridge Press, 2000)
Books:
Praising the Paradox (Red Hen Press, 2019)
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Two-Countries. U.S. Daughters and Sons of Immigrant Parents (Red Hen Press, 2017)
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Requiem. A Patrimony of Fugues (Diode Editions, 2016)
Chapbook:
As If (Split Oak Press, 2010)
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Ascent
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Chrysanthemum
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Cranky
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Friends Journal
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Generations
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Midwest Quarterly
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Parabola
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Pilgrimage Magazine
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Poetry Daily
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Poets West
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Snow Monkey
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Switched-On Gutenberg
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The Coachella Review
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The Galway Review
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The Human Journal
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The Lost River Review
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The Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine
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Verse Daily
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Writer's Almanac
Prizes won: 

2010 Stephen Dunn Poetry Prize, the 2016 Diode Editions Chapbook Compitition, 2013 Terrain.org finalist, 2014 Runner-up in Phyllis L. Ennes Poetry Contest judged by poet Ellen Bass, 2011 National Poetry Series finalist, 2014 Four Way Books Intro Prize Finalist, 2012 Puchcart nomination,The 2009 American Poet Prize winner (American Poetry Journal),winner, 2005 Judd Hill Poetry Prize winner, 2008 finalist in Pacific Northwest Writers Association Zola Literary Award, 2013 Vermont Writers Studio Fellowship.

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
San Diego
Raised in: 
N/A
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Last update: Aug 25, 2021