Alex Lemon

Alex Lemon

Bio

Alex Lemon's forthcoming book, Feverland: A Memoir in Shards will be released on September 11, 2017 by Milkweed Editions. He is also the author of The Wish Book (Milkweed Editions), Happy: A Memoir (Scribner), and three other poetry collections: Mosquito, Hallelujah Blackout, and Fancy Beasts. An essay collection and his fifth poetry collection are forthcoming from Milkweed Editions. His writing has appeared in Esquire, American Poetry Review, The Huffington Post, Ploughshares, Best American Poetry, Tin House, Kenyon Review, AGNI, New England Review, The Southern Review, and jubilat, among others. Among his awards are a 2005 Fellowship in Poetry from the NEA, a Jerome Foundation Grant, and a 2006 Minnesota Arts Board Grant. Presently, he is an editor-at-large for Saturnalia Books, the poetry editor of descant and writes book reviews for the Dallas Morning News. Lemon also sits on the editorial board of TCU Press as well as the advisory board for The Southern Review. He lives in Ft. Worth, Texas, and teaches in the Department of English at TCU. He is www.alexlemon.com and tweets from @Alxlemon.

Seminars and Readings by Alex Lemon

Education

MFA in Poetry from the University of Minnesota

Events

Feb
22
Dr. Tom Bridgeman, Associate Professor at the Lake Erie Center,...Read more
Feb
23
Music by Stephen Flaherty | Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Book...Read more
Feb
24
4th Annual John D. Stratton Conference - Nonviolence in Theory...Read more
Feb
26
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Mar
14
Will Varnum, the victim services coordinator for BRAVO (Buckeye Regional...Read more