Arda Collins

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Arda Collins is an American poet, and winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets Competition.

Life[edit]

Collins was an intern, working up to research assistant, and then assistant director, of Public television documentaries, from 1997-2003.[1]

She is a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop where she was a Glenn Schaeffer Fellow.[2]

In Fall 2005, she read at Reading Between A&B, in New York, and in the Summer of 2006, taught a fiction workshop in Wellington, New Zealand, at Victoria University.[3]

She lives in Denver, where she is pursuing a Ph.D. in poetry.[4]

Her poems have been published in journals and magazines including The New Yorker,[5] The American Poetry Review,[6] A Public Space,[7] and Gutcult, where she is an editor.

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