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- Ph.D. Vanderbilt University.
- In rank since 2001.
- Poetry and Poetics; Poetry Writing
Poetry collections: The Shipwreck Dress, 2008 (Florida Book Award Winner), Carnal World (2006), Fools and Crows (2003), Courting Couples (2000 Center for Book Arts Prize). Scholarly articles about contemporary poetry and a book, Robert Lowell and Life Studies: Revising the Self. Hand Awards for scholarly/creative activity 2009, 1994, John Hague Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2008, McInery Award for Teaching 2000. Fellowships to the MacDowell Colony and Hawthornden International Writers Retreat, and others. Collaborations with Brazilian new media artist Cyriaco Lopes have been included in gallery shows and the British Film Festival/LA.