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David Kirby

(1944 - )

MFA Faculty
Florida State University
600 W. College Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32306

Bibliography
More Than This (Louisiana State University Press, 2019)
The Temple Gate Called Beautiful (Alice James Books, 2008)
I Think I Am Going to Call My Wife Paraguay : selected early poems (Orchises, 2004)
The Ha-Ha (Louisiana State University Press, 2003)
The Travelling Library (Orchises, 2001)
The House of Blue Light (Louisiana State University Press, 2000)
My Twentieth Century (Orchises, 1999)
Big-Leg Music (Orchises, 1995)
Saving the Young Men of Vienna (University of Wisconsin Press, 1987)
Diving for Poems (Word Beat Press, 1985)
Sarah Bernhardt's Leg (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 1983)
The Opera Lover (Anhinga Press, 1977)

Anthology Publications:
Pushcart Prize 2017
 
Awards
Jeffrey E. Smith Editors' Prize (2011)
Devil's Kitchen Reading Award (2009)
The Temple Gate Called Beautiful (Alice James Books, 2008)
James Boatwright III Prize for Poetry (2004)
Guggenheim Fellowship (2003)
Brittingham Prize in Poetry (1987)
Saving the Young Men of Vienna (University of Wisconsin Press, 1987)

Publications Timeline:

2020
American Journal of Poetry 8
Waxwing 20
Tampa Review 59
The Paris Review 234
Guernica 2020.05

2019
More Than This (Louisiana State University Press)
American Journal of Poetry 7
diode poetry 12.1
Hopkins Review 12.3
Missouri Review 42.2
Birmingham Poetry Review 46
American Poetry Review 48.1
Rattle 64
Shenandoah 69.1
The Nation 307.18

2018
Five Points 18.3
Fifth Wednesday 22
New Ohio Review 24
Gettysburg Review 31.3
Plume 86

2017
American Journal of Poetry 2
Waxwing 11
American Literary Review 26.1
American Poetry Review 46.2

2016
Memorious 25
Birmingham Poetry Review 43
Rattle 54
Massachusetts Review 57.4
New York Times Magazine 2016.02
Poem-a-Day 2016.12

2015
Ecotone 20
Kenyon Review 37.6
American Poetry Review 44.4
Rattle 50
Southern Review 51.4
Prarie Schooner 89.2

2014
upstreet 9
Cincinnati Review 10.2
Gulf Coast 26.2
Gettysburg Review 27.4
Birmingham Poetry Review 41
Southern Review 50.2
Poem-a-Day 2014.11

2013
Subtropics 16
Pleiades 33.1

2012
Missouri Review 35.1

2010
Ploughshares 36.1

2008
The Temple Gate Called Beautiful (Alice James Books)
Southern Review 44.3

2007
Pleiades 27.2

2006
Five Points 9.3

2005
Kenyon Review 27.1
Ploughshares 31.4
Laurel Review 39.1

2004
I Think I Am Going to Call My Wife Paraguay : selected early poems (Orchises)
Ploughshares 30.1

2003
The Ha-Ha (Louisiana State University Press)
Kenyon Review 25.2

2002
Washington Square 10
Triquarterly 112

2001
The Travelling Library (Orchises)
Meridian 8
Ploughshares 27.4
Agni 53
The Paris Review 159

2000
The House of Blue Light (Louisiana State University Press)
Kenyon Review 22.2

1999
My Twentieth Century (Orchises)

1997
Denver Quarterly 32.1

1995
Big-Leg Music (Orchises)

1987
Saving the Young Men of Vienna (University of Wisconsin Press)

1985
Diving for Poems (Word Beat Press)

1983
Sarah Bernhardt's Leg (Cleveland State University Poetry Center)

1977
The Opera Lover (Anhinga Press)