William Reichard

Poet

Saint Paul, MN 55104
Phone: 
651-292-9116

Author's Bio

William Reichard is a writer, editor, and educator. He's published six poetry collections, most recently, The Night Horse: New and Selected Poems (Bright Horse Books, 2018). Reichard is the editor of the anthology, American Tensions: Literature of Identity and the Search for Social Justice (New Village Press, 2011), and he revised and edited The Evening Crowd at Kirmser's: A Gay Life in the 1940's (University of Minnesota Press, 2001). Reichard holds a masters degree in Creative Writing, and a doctorate in American Literature, both from the University of Minnesota. He lives in Saint Paul, MN. 

Publications & Prizes

Books:
The Night Horse: New and Selected Poems (Brighthorse Books, 2018)
,
Two Men Rowing Madly Toward Infinity (Broadstone Books, 2016)
,
Sin Eater (Mid-List Press, 2010)
,
This Brightness (Mid-List Press, 2007)
,
How To (Mid-List Press, 2004)
,
An Alchemy in the Bones (New Rivers Press, 1999)
Prizes won: 

 

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
B.H. Fairchild, Mark Doty, Anne Carson, Louise Gluck, Jack Gilbert, Frank Bidart, Linda Gregerson, Adrienne Rich, Robert Hass, Carl Phillips, W. G. Sebald, Alice Munro, Julian Barnes, Andrea Barrett, Amy Hempel, Louise Erdrich, Jeanette Winterson

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
German American, Italian American, LGBTQ
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Mankato, MN
Minnesota
Raised in: 
Smith's Mill, MN
Minnesota
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Last update: Jun 27, 2019