Brian Blanchfield

Classes and Workshops Coordinator

Brian Blanchfield is the author of three books of poetry and prose, most recently Proxies: Essays Near Knowingfor which he received a 2016 Whiting Award in Nonfiction, and A Several World, winner of the 2014 Academy of American Poets James Laughlin Award. His work has appeared in Harper's, The Nation, BOMB, Brick, The Paris Review, and Lana Turner, among other magazines. A recipient of a 2015 Howard Foundation Grant in Poetry and Spring 2017 Visiting Poet at The Iowa Writers Workshop, he lives in Tucson, where among other things he hosts Speedway and Swan, a poetry-and-music radio show, in collaboration with the University of Arizona Poetry Center and KXCI Community Radio.


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