Traci Brimhall


Prairie Schooner

January 30, 2014

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Prairie Schooner kindly awarded me the Jane Geske Award for two of my poems that they published the Fall 2013 issue. My thanks to Marianne Kunkel and Kwame Dawes.

Bright Power, Dark Peace

January 10, 2013

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I'm honored to announce that Patty Paine selected my co-written manuscript with Brynn Saito, Bright Power, Dark Peace, as the winner of the Diode Editions Chapbook Competition. Congratulations as well to Philip Metres, who will also have his chapbook published, and to all the other finalists.

Just Desserts

April 12, 2012

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I was very excited earlier this week to learn that Roxane Gay selected my work as the winner of Passages North's Just Desserts Short-Short Fiction Prize. It will be my first piece of published fiction.

it's live!

February 28, 2012

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The 2011 Best of the Net Anthology is live!

best of the net

February 10, 2012

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This afternoon I found out my poem "The Silk Road Epistles" was selected for Mary Biddinger for the 2011 Best of the Net anthology. Thanks Mary! And thanks Interrupture for originally publishing the poem.

Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg

February 5, 2012

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This morning the Dorothy Sargen Rosenberg Poetry Prize published their list of 2011 Award Winners of all the winners. My thanks to the DSR memorial fund for their support of poets and congrats to all the other winners!

our lady of the ruins

May 4, 2011

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I am happy to announce that Carolyn Forché chose my manuscript Our Lady of the Ruins for the 2011 Barnard Women Poets Prize. The book will appear in April 2012 on W.W. Norton.

Oboh Prize

February 24, 2010

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My poem "Appalachian Aubade" was chosen by Cecilia Woloch for third place in Boxcar Poetry Review's 2009 Oboh Prize. Congratulations also to David Salner who took first place, and Arlene Ang who was awarded second.

Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Prize

February 6, 2010

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I was among this year's winners of the Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Prize. Many thanks to this years judges and congratulations to all this year's winners.

Barbara Deming Memorial Fund

November 30, 2009

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A letter arrived today informing me the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund awarded me a grant to help me complete a series of poems I am working on about Brazil.

Crab Orchard Series First Book Award

November 15, 2009

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My manuscript Rookery won the 2009 Crab Orchard Series in Poetry First Book Award and is now forthcoming on Southern Illinois University Press. Many thanks to Michelle Boisseau for choosing my manuscript and to Jon Tribble, Allison Joseph, and everyone at Crab Orchard and SIU Press.

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