Nebraska Center for Writers

Chimney Rock Selected Publications
of Erin Belieu


Black Box. Copper Canyon Press, 2006.

The Extraordinary Tide: New Poetry by American Women, ed. with Susan Aizenberg, Columbia University Press, 2001

One Above and One Below, Copper Canyon Press, 2000

Infanta, Copper Canyon Press, 1995


"The Death of Humphrey Bogart," "You Come Too...," and "The Hideous Chair," The Nebraska Review

"Erections," "Prayer For Men," and "The Real Animal," Yellow Silk: The Journal of the Erotic Arts

"For Catherine: Juana, Infanta of Navarre," AGNI

"from The Exploding Madonna," Harvard Review

"Georgic on Sitting Still" and "Lullaby For a Russian Painter," Salamander

"The Green That Never Leaves the Skin," The Laurel Review

"The Man Who Tried to Rape You," "A Sleeping Man Must Be Awakened to Be Killed," "All Distance," "Outside the Hotel Ritz," "Bee Sting," "Tick," "The Dream After Surgery," and "The Rescue Ship," The Journal

"Rondeau at the Train Stop," The Antioch Review

"The Sadness of Infidels," ONTHEBUS

"The Silver Tree," Greensboro Review

"The Spring Burials," The Formalist

Poems, essays, and reviews have also appeared or are forthcoming in The Atlantic Monthly, Boston Book Review, Bostonia, Boulevard, Grand Street, The Kenyon Review, Lingo, Lit, Meridian, Nerve, The New York Times, Poetry East, Poets & Writers, Prairie Schooner, Slate, TriQuarterly, Yale Review and elsewhere


Best American Poetry 2000, American Poetry: The Next Generation (Carnegie-Mellon UP), The Bread Loaf Anthology of New American Poets (The U Press of New England), The KGB Bar Reader (William Morrow), The New Young American Poets (Southern Illinois UP).


Winner, Ohioana Award

Winner, Society of Midland Authors Award

Walter E Dakin Fellow in Poetry, Sewanee Writers' Conference, 1997

Bread Loaf Fellow, 1996

Infanta named one of the best books of poetry in 1995 by Library Journal, the National Book Critics' Circle, and Washington Post Book World

Rona Jaffe Foundation Award, 1995 (nominated by Helen Vendler)

The University of Nebraska Distinguished Alumnus Award, 1995

St Botolph Club Writers'Award, 1995

Winner, National Poetry Series, 1994 (for Infanta), selected by Hayden Carruth

The Nebraska Review Prize, for best group of poems, 1993

Academy of American Poets Prize, U of Nebraska — Omaha, for best group of poems, 1991

University of Nebraska Outstanding Undergraduate Award, for superior scholarship and achievement in the area of Fine Arts, 1989

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