D. A. Powell's books include Cocktails
2004) and Chronic
2009), both finalists for the National Book Critics Circle Award in
Poetry, and Useless Landscape, or A Guide for
(Graywolf, 2012), winner of the 2013 Book Critics
Circle Award in Poetry. Powell's awards include the
Kingsley Tufts Prize, a Pushcart Prize and the California Book
Award. He has taught at Columbia University, University of Iowa,
and Harvard University.
D.A. Powell's profile on the Poetry Foundation website.
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M.A., Sonoma State University; MFA, Iowa Writers' Workshop