Joanna Fuhrman

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Joanna Furhman (born 1972)[1] is an American poet and professor. She is the author of four collections of poems, including her forthcoming collection, Pageant (Alice James Books, 2009).[2] Her poems have appeared widely in literary magazines and journals, including New American Writing, Fence, Conduit, American Letters & Commentary,[3] and The New York Quarterly,[4] and in anthologies.[5] Fuhrman is a member of the Alice James Books Cooperative Board,[6] and poetry editor for Boog City, a community newspaper for the Lower East Side in New York. She is a graduate of the University of Washington MFA program, and teaches creative writing at Rutgers University and in public schools and libraries through Poets House and Teachers & Writers Collaborative. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, the playwright Robert Kerr.[7]

Published works[edit]

  • Pageant (Alice James Books, 2009, forthcoming)
  • Moraine (Hanging Loose Press, 2006)
  • Ugh Ugh Ocean (Hanging Loose Press, 2003)
  • Freud in Brooklyn (Hanging Loose Press, 2000)


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