Faculty: Terese Svoboda

A Guggenheim fellow, Terese Svoboda is the author of 18 books, including seven books of poetry. Last year she published Professor Harriman's Steam Air-Ship (poetry) with Eyewear. Anything That Burns You: A Portrait of Lola Ridge, Radical Poet (biography) has just appeared in paper, and Great American Desert (stories) will be published next year. She has won the Bobst Prize in fiction, the Iowa Prize for poetry, an NEH grant for translation, the Graywolf Nonfiction Prize, a Jerome Foundation prize for video, the O. Henry award for the short story, a Bobst prize for the novel, and a Pushcart Prize for the essay. She is a three time winner of the New York Foundation for the Arts fellowship, and has been awarded Headlands, James Merrill, Hawthornden, and Bellagio residencies. Her opera WET premiered at L.A.'s Disney Hall in 2005.

"Terese Svoboda is one of those writers you would be tempted to read regardless of the setting or the period or the plot or even the genre."
óBloomsbury Review

 

 

Terese Svoboda

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The San Miguel Poetry Week
P.O. Box 171
Cooper Station
New York, NY 10276

T: 212-673-4221
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