Bernadette Geyer

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Bernadette Geyer
Bernadette Geyer.JPG
Bernadette Geyer reading at Iota Poetry Series, 2013
Born (1968-06-16) June 16, 1968 (age 49)
Language English
Nationality American
Alma mater Allegheny College
Genre Poetry

Bernadette K. Geyer (born June 16, 1968) is a poet, writer, and editor in Washington, D.C..


She graduated from Allegheny College.[1] She worked for the US Fuel Cell Council, and was deputy director of Fuel Cells 2000;[2] she served as editor-in-chief of The Word Works, and works as a freelance writer/editor in Vienna, Virginia.[3]

Her work has appeared in Hotel Amerika, The Marlboro Review,[4] South Dakota Review, The Midwest Quarterly, The Potomac Review, Gargoyle, 32 poems, The Evansville Review,, Sustainble Development International, The Montserrat Review, World Energy Review, and Marco Polo Magazine.

She read at the Poetry at Noon Series at the Library of Congress.[5]


  • finalist for the OSU Press/The Journal Award in Poetry,[6] and the Richard Snyder Publication Prize from Ashland Press,[7] for Dead Men
  • 2000 Moving Words Competition.




  • Moira Richards, Rosemary Starace, Lesley Wheeler, eds. (2008). Letters to the World. Red Hen Press. ISBN 978-1-59709-099-5. 
  • Robert L. Giron, ed. (2005). Poetic Voices without Borders. Gival Press. ISBN 978-1-928589-30-3. 
  • Sarah Browning (ed.). D.C. Poets Against the War. Argonne House Press. ISBN 978-1-887641-99-9. 


  1. ^ "Moving Words Poetry Program". Retrieved 2015-04-03. 
  2. ^ Sustainable Development International. ICG Pub. 1999. ISSN 1466-4739. Retrieved 2015-04-03. 
  3. ^ "Bernadette Geyer | Directory of Writers | Poets & Writers". Retrieved 2015-04-03. 
  4. ^ "". Retrieved 2015-04-03. 
  5. ^ "Four Poets to Open Poetry at Noon Series - News Releases (Library of Congress)". Retrieved 2015-04-03. 
  6. ^
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-05-03. Retrieved 2009-08-25. 

External links[edit]