NEA Literature Fellowships

2017

  • Kathryn Nuernberger
    Kathryn Nuernberger is the author of two poetry collections, The End of Pink (BOA 2016), which won the James Laughlin...
  • Morgan Parker
    Morgan Parker is the author of Other People’s Comfort Keeps Me Up At Night and There Are More Beautiful Things...
  • Emmy Perez
    Emmy Pérez, originally from Santa Ana, California, has lived on the Texas-Mexico border for 16 years. A graduate of Columbia...
  • Hai-Dang Phan
    Hai-Dang Phan was born in Vietnam and raised in Wisconsin. He is the author of the chapbook Small Wars (Convulsive...
  • Camille Rankine
    Camille Rankine is the daughter of Jamaican immigrants. Her first book of poetry, Incorrect Merciful Impulses, was published in 2016...
  • Lauren Russell
    Lauren Russell is a research assistant professor and assistant director of the Center for African American Poetry and Poetics at...
  • Danez Smith
    Danez Smith is a Black, queer, poz writer and performer from St. Paul, Minnesota. Danez is the author of [insert]...
  • Patricia Smith
    Patricia Smith’s eight books of poetry include Incendiary Art (Feb 2017) ; Shoulda Been Jimi Savannah, winner of the Lenore...
  • Monica Sok
    Monica Sok was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in 1990. She is the daughter of Cambodian refugees and the granddaughter of...
  • Melissa Stein
    Melissa Stein is the author of the poetry collection Rough Honey (APR/Copper Canyon Press), winner of the APR/Honickman First Book...
  • Corey Van Landingham
    Corey Van Landingham is the author of Antidote , winner of the 2012 Ohio State University Press/ The Journal Award...
  • Jeanann Verlee
    Jeanann Verlee is the author of two books, Said the Manic to the Muse (Write Bloody Publishing, 2015) and Racing...

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