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Derick Burleson

Genre(s): Poetry, literary nonfiction
Job(s): Teacher
Online:
 • derickburleson.blogspot.com

Email: dwburleson@alaska.edu

Favorite Places in Alaska:
Two Rivers

Bio:
Derick Burleson's third book is Melt (Marick Press, 2011). He is also the author of Never Night (Marick Press, 2008), and his first book, Ejo: Poems, Rwanda 1991-94 won the Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry. His poems have appeared in The Georgia Review, The Kenyon Review, The Paris Review, The Southern Review and Poetry, among other journals. A recipient of a 1999 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry, Burleson teaches in the MFA program in Creative Writing at the University of Alaska—Fairbanks and lives in Two Rivers, Alaska.

Books:

  • Melt (poetry), Marick Press, 2011
  • Never Night (poetry), Marick Press, 2008
  • Ejo: Poems, Rwanda 1991-94 (poetry), U of Wisconsin Press, 2000

Availability:
Please contact me for readings, workshops, classes, lectures, manuscript consultation
Audience:
I work with young writers (elementary and secondary school) as well as university and community writers.

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Listing last updated: March, 2011

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