Lynn Emanuel, GPC 2000-2001
Emanuel has taught at the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, the Bennington
Writers’ Conference, and The Warren Wilson Program in Creative
Writing. Currently, she is a Professor of English at the University of
Pittsburgh, where she directs the Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers’ Series. She
is the author of five books of poetry, The
Technology of Love; Hotel
Fiesta; The Dig;
Then, Suddenly; and Noose
and Hook. Her work has been featured in the Pushcart Prize Anthology and
Best American Poetry
and is included in The Oxford
Book of American Poetry. She has been a poetry editor for the Pushcart Prize Anthology, a
member of the Literature Panel for the National Endowment for the Arts, and a
judge for the National Book Awards. She has been the recipient of numerous
awards, including the Eric Matthieu King Award from The Academy of American
Poets, two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, and a National Poetry
Series Award. In 2009 she was named Elliston Distinguished Poet-in-Residence at
the University of Cincinnati.
“Lynn Emanuel Reads Her
Poetry.” Wired For Books.
“Night Run.” Slate.com.
Feb. 21, 2006.
Willow Springs. Issue
Bio and poems at poets.org.