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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Christina Pugh  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Audience: Adult;

Born: in Buffalo, NY

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Pugh lives in Evanston.

Biographical and Professional Information

Christina Pugh is a professor in the Program for Writers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Consulting Editor for Poetry magazine. She has published numerous critical articles on poetry and poetics.



Word Press First Book Prize, 2003

Other Awards and Honors

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship, 2015

Ucross Foundation Residency Fellowship, 2005

Grolier Poetry Prize, 2000

Ruth Lilly Fellowship, Poetry Magazine, 2000

AWP Intro Journals Award, 2000

Whiting Fellowship for the Humanities, 1997-1998

Lucille Medwick Memorial Award, Poetry Society of America

Individual artist fellowship in poetry, Illinois Arts Council

4-Nominations for the Pushcart Prize

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Grains of the voice :
ISBN: 0810152282. OCLC Number: 801996924

TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press,. .

Perception /
ISBN: 1935536885. OCLC Number: 957705002

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A suite of minimalist lyric poems punctuated by prose poems explores the mysteries of visual perception and its relationship to poetic language.

Restoration :
ISBN: 0810152053. OCLC Number: 221160755

TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press,. .

Rotary :
ISBN: 1932339345. OCLC Number: 61455730

Word Press,. .