TJ Jarrett

Poet

Nashville, TN 37215

Author's Bio

TJ Jarrett is a writer and software developer in Nashville, Tennessee. Her recent work has been published or is forthcoming in African American Review, Boston Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, Boxcar Poetry Review, Callaloo, DIAGRAM, Ninth Letter, Linebreak, Rattle, Southern Poetry Anthology, Third Coast, West Branch and others.

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Zion (Crab Orchard Series/Southern Illinois UP, 2014)
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Ain't No Grave (New Issues Press, 2013)
Journals:
African American Review
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Boston Literary Review
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Callaloo
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Linebreak
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Poetry Magazine
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The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature
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Prizes won: 

Finalist 2010 Tampa Review Prize for Poetry | Runner Up 2012 New Issues Poetry Prize | Runner Up 2012 Marsh Hawk Poetry Prize | Winner 2013 Crab Orchard Series In Poetry Open Competition

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Nashville
Raised in: 
Newport News, VA
Virginia
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Last update: May 21, 2019