Esther Lee is a poet, essayist, and letterpress fanatic. She is the author of Spit
winner of theElixir Press Poetry Prize, and a chapbook, Blank Missives
(Trafficker Press, 2007).
Her writing, visual art, collaborations, and book arts projects have appeared in Ploughshares
, Verse Daily
, Born Magazine
, Salt Hill
, Lantern Review
, Good Foot
, and elsewhere. She earned her MFA in creative writing from Indiana University, where she served as editor-in-chief for Indiana Review
,and a PhD from the University of Utah. Her honors and awards include the a Kundiman fellowship, the Elinor Benedict Poetry Prize, Snowcroft Prose Prize, and Utah Writer’s Contest Award for Poetry selected by Brenda Shaughnessy
, as well as three Pushcart Prize nominations.
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