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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; and Lucky Fish (2011). With Ross Gay she co-wrote the chapbook of epistolary nature poems, Lace and Pyrite (2014). Her work has appeared in 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. She lives in berry country in western New York with her husband and sons.

Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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