Baron Wormser

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Baron Wormser (born 1948 Baltimore, Maryland) is an American poet.[1]

From 2000 to 2006, he served as Poet Laureate of Maine.[2] In 2000, he was writer in residence at the University of South Dakota. Since 2002, he has taught in the Stonecoast MFA program at the University of Southern Maine,[citation needed] and since 2009, Fairfield University.[2][3]

He founded the Frost Place Conference on Poetry and Teaching at The Frost Place in Franconia, New Hampshire[4] and is currently director of educational outreach at the Frost Place. He has lived in Cabot[5] and Montpelier, Vermont.[2]

Awards[edit]

Works[edit]

  • Impenitent Notes, CavanKerry Press, 2011
  • Scattered Chapters: New and Selected Poems, Sarabande Books, 2008
  • Carthage Illuminated Sea Press, 2005
  • Subject Matter Sarabande Books, 2004
  • Mulroney and Others Sarabande Books, 2000
  • When Sarabande Books, 1997
  • Atoms, Soul Music and Other Poems Paris Review Editions, 1989
  • Good Trembling, Houghton Mifflin, 1985
  • The White Words Houghton Mifflin, 1983[6]

Prose[edit]

  • Teach Us That Peace, Piscataqua Press, 2013
  • The Poetry Life: Ten Stories CavanKerry Press, 2008
  • The Road Washes Out in Spring: A Poet's Memoir of Living Off the Grid UPNE, 2006
  • A Surge of Language: Teaching Poetry Day by Day, co-author David Cappella, Heinemann, 2004
  • Teaching the Art of Poetry: The Moves, co-author David Cappella, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2000[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on December 21, 2010. Retrieved May 23, 2010. 
  2. ^ a b c d Bio, baronwormser.com. Retrieved 2016-05-15.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on July 17, 2011. Retrieved May 23, 2010. 
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on June 25, 2010. Retrieved May 23, 2010. 
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on April 22, 2010. Retrieved May 23, 2010. 
  6. ^ a b Books, baronwormser.com. Retrieved 2016-05-15.

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