Jennifer Jean

Peabody, MA 01960
Website: 
fishwifetales.com

Author's Bio

Jennifer Jean is co-director of the Morning Garden Artist Retreats. She is the author of a full-length poetry collection, The Fool (Big Table); and, of several poetry chapbooks including: The Archivist and In the War. Her poetry has appeared in: Rattle, Denver Quarterly, Waxwing, Caketrain, Tidal Basin Review, Mud City Journal, North Dakota Quarterly, Green Mountains Review, and more. Her prose has appeared in Drunken Boat and Solstice Magazine. She is Poetry Editor of The Mom Egg Review, Associate Poetry Editor of The Compassion Anthology, and Managing Editor of Talking Writing Magazine. Jennifer teaches Free2Write poetry workshops to sex-trafficking survivors, and her poetry manuscript Object—which is about this experience and about objectification in America—was a finalist for the Green Mountains Review Book Prize in 2016.

Publications and Prizes

Book

The Fool
(Big Table Publishing,
2013)

Chapbook

In the War
(Big Table Publishing Co.,
2010)
Fishwife
(Whale Sound,
2011)
The Archivist
(Big Table Publishing Co.,
2011)

Anthology

Veils, Halos, & Shackles: Anthology on the Abuse & Oppression of Women
(Kasva Press,
2016)

Journal

North Dakota Quarterly
Megaera
Denver Quarterly
Santa Clara Review
Endicott Review
Caketrain
City Lines Magazine
Awakenings Review
Relief: A Quarterly Christian Expression
Sextant
Wilderness House Review
The MOM Egg
Tidal Basin Review
Poets/Artists
Rattle
Waxwing Literary Journal
Green Mountains Review
Zymbol
Naugatuck River Review
Poetica Magazine
Plath Profiles
Ibbetson Street Press
Warscapes
Lyre Lyre
Prizes: 
Finalist for the Green Mountains Review Book Prize in 2016. Agnes Butler Award from the Academy of American Poets.

More Information

Listed as:
Poet
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Fluent in: 
English

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Listing last updated: June 10, 2016.