Quan Barry

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Quan Barry
Born Saigon
Occupation Writer
Period 2000-present
Genre Poetry, literary fiction

Amy Quan Barry (born Saigon) is an American poet and novelist.

She was raised on Boston's north shore.

She graduated from the University of Michigan, with an MFA, and was a Wallace Stegner fellow at Stanford University and the Diane Middlebrook poetry fellow at the University of Wisconsin. She teaches at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.[1]

Her work has appeared in The Kenyon Review, The Missouri Review,[2] The New Yorker,[3] Southeast Review,[4] and Virginia Quarterly Review.[5]



Poetry Collections[edit]


  • Boller, Diane (2003). Diane Boller, Don Selby, Chryss Yost, eds. Poetry daily: 366 poems from the world's most popular poetry website. Sourcebooks, Inc. p. 482. ISBN 978-1-4022-0151-6. 
  • Ed Ochester, ed. (2007). American poetry now: Pitt poetry series anthology. University of Pittsburgh Press. ISBN 978-0-8229-4310-5. 
  • H.L. Hix, ed. (2008). New Voices: Contemporary Poetry from the United States. Irish Pages. ISBN 978-0-9544257-9-1. 


Awards and honors[edit]

  • 2012 PEN/Open Book, finalist, Water Puppets
  • 2010 Donald Hall Prize in Poetry, Water Puppets

See also[edit]


  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "The Missouri Review". Books.google.com. Retrieved 1 January 2015. 
  3. ^ The New Yorker. "Page not found". The New Yorker. Retrieved 1 January 2015. 
  4. ^ [2]
  5. ^ [3]
  6. ^ [4]
  7. ^ [5]
  8. ^ [6]

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