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Erin Belieu

(1967 - / Ohama / Nebraska)

Erin Belieu
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Erin Belieu is an American poet

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She graduated from Boston University, and Ohio State University with an MFA. She taught at Washington University, Boston University, Kenyon College, and Ohio University. She teaches at Florida State University.

Belieu is the author of three collections of poetry. Her first book, Infanta (1995), was a winner of the Nationa Poetry Series, selected by Hayden Carruth. Infanta was also chosen as a best book of the year by The Washington Post and Library Journal.

Her second collection, One Above & One Below, was the winner of the Midland Authors Prize in poetry and the Ohioana prize, and her most recent ... more »

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  • Rookie - 402 Points Anthony Burkett (5/7/2014 5:17:00 PM)

    I know just how you feel Erin...From On Being Fired Again... a very liberating emotion isn't it! ? :)

  • Rookie - 75 Points Sanjibsaha Aniketa (12/22/2012 6:00:00 AM)

    I don't know whether you are aware of Indian poems & poets. I like your poems Very much.

  • Rookie - 75 Points Sanjibsaha Aniketa (12/22/2012 5:59:00 AM)

    I don't know whether you are aware of Indian poems & poets. I like your poems Very much.

  • Rookie - 75 Points Sanjibsaha Aniketa (12/22/2012 5:51:00 AM)

    I like your poem s very much. Looking for your next poem.

  • Rookie June Walker (5/8/2012 1:43:00 AM)

    I enjoyed reading your poem -From on being fired again in the newsletter. I particularly loved the humour.

  • Rookie William F Dougherty (5/7/2012 4:59:00 PM)

    Farming memory-instruction by emulative example of thinking in images.

  • Rookie William F Dougherty (5/7/2012 4:36:00 PM)

    Rondeau on the MBTA cunningly made: the startling genital smell of the bay in line one whips back to mind in the rump-up closing; the sweat and bother might suggest a hormonal humidity and ambiguity and an equine referent for bay in want (heat) in close quarters.

  • Rookie William F Dougherty (5/2/2012 2:33:00 PM)

    Enter a poet to the slim minority, the bobbed tail; keep your proud/proficient rump up against the vasty wind.

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