James Brasfield

614 West Fairmount AvenueState College, PA 16801-4126
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Author's Bio

Publications and Prizes

Book

Translation: The Selected Poems of Oleh Lysheha
(Harvard University Press,
1999)
Infinite Altars
(Louisiana State University Press,
2016)

Anthology

Poetry Daily
(Sourcebooks,
2003)
Features from the Angel's Wing: Poems Inspired by the Paintings of Piero della Francesca
(Persea Books,
2016)

Journal

Agni
2016)
Colorado Review
2016)
Crazyhorse
2016)
Prairie Schooner
2016)
Southern Review
2016)
Chicago Review
Poetry International
Shenandoah
Stand
Prizes: 
Creative Writing Fellowship in Poetry, National Endowment for the Arts; Literature-Poetry Fellowship, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts; The PEN Award for Poetry in Translation; The American Association for Ukrainian Studies Prize for Translation; Pushcart Prize (translation); two Senior Fulbright Fellowships.

More Information

Listed as:
Poet
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Savannah, GA
Raised in: 
Savannah, GA

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Listing last updated: June 20, 2016.