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Cathleen Calbert's Biography

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Essex, CT
Aug 2010

Cathleen Calbert’s poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction have appeared in many publications, including The New Republic, The New York Times, The Paris Review, Poetry, and The Women’s Review of Books. She is the author of three books of poetry: Lessons in Space (University of Florida Press), Bad Judgment (Sarabande Books), and Sleeping with a Famous Poet (C.W. Books). Her awards include The Nation Discovery Award, a Pushcart Prize, and the Tucker Thorp Professorship at Rhode Island College, where she currently teaches.


Too many to name!

Upcoming Works

Currently working on my fourth (and fifth!) books of poems.


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Recommended Links


Sarabande Books
C.W. Books (WordTech Communications)
University Press of Florida

Interests & Hobbies

Yeti wrestling, kitten play, flop poems.