Charles Fort (poet)

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Charles Fort (born 1951 New Britain, Connecticut) is an American poet.

Life[edit]

Fort graduated from Bowling Green State University with an MFA in 1977.[1] He taught at the University of Nebraska at Kearney as The Distinguished Paul W. Reynolds and Clarice Kingston Reynolds Endowed Chair in Poetry (1997–2007),[2][3] and Xavier University of Louisiana.[4] He currently teaches at University of Nebraska Low Residency MFA Program,[5][6]

His work has appeared in Callaloo,[7] The Georgia Review, Connecticut Writer's Anthology, Road Apple Review, White lade, and Argo.

Awards[edit]

  • 1994 winner of the Open Voice Award by The Writer's Voice
  • MacDowell Fellowship
  • Poetry Society of America award
  • 1985 Randall Jarrell Poetry Prize[8]
  • The Mary Carolyn Davis Memorial Award

Works[edit]

Anthologies[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-04-29. Retrieved 2009-10-30. 
  2. ^ University of Nebraska at Kearney
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-12-31. Retrieved 2009-10-30. 
  4. ^ http://www.xula.edu/review/assets/pdf/volume%201%20numbers%201%20and%202.pdf
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-08-31. Retrieved 2009-01-02. 
  6. ^ http://www.unomaha.edu/unmfaw/Faculty/Faculty.php#fort
  7. ^ http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001GJ7XTA
  8. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-28. Retrieved 2009-10-30. 

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