Jericho Brown

Winship Research Professor in Creative Writing; Director, Creative Writing Program

Creative Writing Program

Office: N211-A Callaway. Spring 2019 office hours: By appointment.

Phone: 404-727-4683

Fax: 404-727-4672

Email: jerichobro@emory.edu

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Biography

Jericho Brown is the recipient of a Whiting Writers' Award and fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University, and the National Endowment for the Arts. His poems have appeared in The New York TimesThe New YorkerThe New RepublicBuzzfeedThe Pushcart Prize Anthology, and The Best American Poetry. His first book, Please (New Issues 2008), won the American Book Award, and his second book, The New Testament (Copper Canyon 2014), won the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award and was named one of the best of the year by Library JournalColdfront, and the Academy of American Poets. His third collection of poetry, The Tradition (Copper Canyon Press), was published in April 2019. He is an associate professor of English and Creative Writing at Emory University and director of the Creative Writing Program.

Publications

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Please

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The New Testament

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The Tradition