Education and Awards
Bauer received her MFA in Poetry from the University of Massachusetts Amherst's MFA Program for Poets & Writers, where she won the Academy of American Poets Prize. Her other awards include an Individual Artist's Grant from the Virginia Commission for the Arts, a Diggs Teaching Scholar Award and Women's Research Institute Grant from Virginia Tech, the Irene Leache Poetry Prize, a Nebraska Arts Council Award, and fellowships from the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She also won the 1999 Snail's Pace Press Chapbook Competition)
She has taught at the University of Nebraska — Lincoln since 1994, where she serves as Coordinator of Creative Writing and as a reader for Prairie Schooner.
- Where You've Seen Her (Pennywhistle Press, 1993)
- The House Where I've Never Lived (Anabiosis P, 1993)
- The Women at the Well (Portals Press, 1997)
- Field Guide to the Ineffable: Poems on Marcel Duchamp
- Beholding Eye (Custom Words, 2006)
- Umpteen Ways of Looking at a Possum: Creative and Critical Responses to Everette Maddox (Xavier Review Press, Fall 2006).
- Retreats and Recognitions (Lost Horse Press, 2007)
Bauer has been published in DoubleTake, Poetry, South Dakota Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Southern Poetry Review, New Orleans Review, and elsewhere.
- Website at University of Nebraska-Lincoln
- Profile at Nebraska Center for Writers
- September 2009 Interview with Grace Bauer by Lisa Romeo
- April 2007 Review of Grace Bauer's Beholding Eye by Jason Jones