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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Christina Pugh  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: in Buffalo, NY

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Illinois Connection

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: 9780810166516. OCLC Number: 859687148

TriQuarterly Books,. .

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,. .