Michael Steffen

38 Cambria StreetLower ApartmentLancaster, NY 14086
Phone: 
716-685-3135
Website: 
www.mnsteffen.com

Author's Bio

MICHAEL STEFFEN is the author of three collections of poetry. His first, No Good at Sea, was published by Legible Press in 2002. His second, Heart Murmur, was released in 2009 by Bordighera Press. His third, Bad Behavior, was published by Brick Road Poetry Press in 2012. Michael was granted a 2002 Fellowship from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and has had poems appear in a wide variety of journals including Poetry, Potomac Review, The Ledge, Poet Lore, Rhino, Smartish Pace and many others. Michael is a Y2K graduate of the MFA in Creative Writing Program at Vermont College and has read widely throughout New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Vermont and Massachusetts. He currently lives in Lancaster, New York.

Publications and Prizes

Book

Heart Murmur
(Bordighera Press,
2009)
No Good at Sea
(LEGIBLE Books,
2002)
Bad Behavior
(Brick Road Poetry Press,
2012)
Prizes: 
Legible Press Poetry Prize, 2002 Bordighera Poetry Prize, 2009 Brick Road Press Poetry Prize, 2011

More Information

Listed as:
Poet
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Buffalo, NY
Raised in: 
Buffalo, NY

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Listing last updated: January 29, 2013.

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