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Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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Aimee Nezhukumatathil is the author of Miracle Fruit (2003), winner of the ForeWord Magazine Poetry Book of the Year and the Global Filipino Literary Award; At the Drive-In Volcano (2007), winner of the Balcones Prize; Lucky Fish (2011); and Oceanic (forthcoming 2018). With Ross Gay she cowrote the chapbook of epistolary nature poems, Lace and Pyrite (2014). Her work has appeared in Poetry magazine, Ploughshares, FIELD, and American Poetry Review. Her honors and awards include a Pushcart Prize and a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. A professor of English at SUNY-Fredonia, Nezhukumatathil is currently the Grisham writer-in-residence in the MFA program at the University of Mississippi, where she lives with her husband and sons.

Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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