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Individual Author Record

General Information


Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Poetry

Born: in Buffalo, NY


Illinois Connection

Pugh lives in Evanston.

Biographical and Professional Information

Christina Pugh is a professor in the Program for Writers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Consulting Editor for Poetry magazine. She has published numerous critical articles on poetry and poetics.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


-- "Rotary"

-- *Word Press First Book Prize, 2003


-- "Other Awards and Honors"

-- *John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship, 2015

-- *Ucross Foundation Residency Fellowship, 2005

-- *Grolier Poetry Prize, 2000

-- *Ruth Lilly Fellowship, Poetry Magazine, 2000

-- *AWP Intro Journals Award, 2000

-- *Whiting Fellowship for the Humanities, 1997-1998

-- *Lucille Medwick Memorial Award, Poetry Society of America

-- *Individual artist fellowship in poetry, Illinois Arts Council

-- *4-Nominations for the Pushcart Prize