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Kevin Young

(1970 - )

English Department Faculty
Emory University
201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322

: http://kevinyoungpoetry.com/
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Bibliography
Brown (Alfred A. Knopf, 2018)
Blue Laws: Selected & Uncollected Poems (Alfred A. Knopf, 2016)
Book of Hours (Alfred A. Knopf, 2014)
Ardency: A Chronicle of the Amistad Rebels (Alfred A. Knopf, 2011)
Dear Darkness (Alfred A. Knopf, 2008)
For the Confederate Dead (Alfred A. Knopf, 2007)
Black Maria: Being the Adventures of Delilah Redbone & A.K.A. Jones (Alfred A. Knopf, 2005)
To Repel Ghosts: The Remix (Alfred A. Knopf, 2005)
jelly roll (Alfred A. Knopf, 2003)
To Repel Ghosts (the double album) (Zoland Books, 2001)
Most Way Home (Zoland Books, 2000)
Most Way Home (W. Morrow, 1995)

Anthology Publications:
Best American Poetry 2017
Best American Poetry 2019
 
Awards
American Academy of Arts & Sciences Fellows in Literature (2016)
Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize (2015)
Book of Hours (Alfred A. Knopf, 2014)
Emily Clark Balch Prize in Poetry (2015)
Massachusetts Artist Grant (2010)
USA Fellowships (2009)
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship (2005)
Guggenheim Fellowship (2003)
John C. Zacharis First Book Award (1996)
Most Way Home (W. Morrow, 1995)
National Poetry Series (1993)
Most Way Home (W. Morrow, 1995)
 
Other Roles
New Yorker (Poetry Editor)

MFA: Brown University (1996)

Publications Timeline:

2020
Ploughshares 46.1
Virginia Quarterly Review 96.1
The Paris Review 232

2019
Orion Magazine 38.4
Yale Review 107.4
New Republic 250.12

2018
Brown (Alfred A. Knopf)
Poem-a-Day 2018.04
New York Times Magazine 2018.05

2017
Poem-a-Day 2017.12

2016
Blue Laws: Selected & Uncollected Poems (Alfred A. Knopf)
Kenyon Review 38.2
Virginia Quarterly Review 92.1
New Yorker 92.14
New Yorker 92.2

2015
New Yorker 90.45
Poem-a-Day 2015.1

2014
Book of Hours (Alfred A. Knopf)

2013
Tin House 15.2
Ploughshares 39.4
The Paris Review 204

2012
New Yorker 88.41

2011
Ardency: A Chronicle of the Amistad Rebels (Alfred A. Knopf)
Poetry 198.5

2010
Agni 72

2009
Poetry 195.1
New Republic 240.17

2008
Dear Darkness (Alfred A. Knopf)
A Public Space 5
Harvard Revew 35

2007
For the Confederate Dead (Alfred A. Knopf)
jubilat 14

2005
Black Maria: Being the Adventures of Delilah Redbone & A.K.A. Jones (Alfred A. Knopf)
To Repel Ghosts: The Remix (Alfred A. Knopf)
Kenyon Review 27.1

2004
Ploughshares 30.1
Poetry 184.2

2003
jelly roll (Alfred A. Knopf)

2002
Agni 56

2001
To Repel Ghosts (the double album) (Zoland Books)
Indiana Review 23.1

2000
Most Way Home (Zoland Books)
Triquarterly 109

1999
Fence 2.2

1998
Kenyon Review 20.2
The Paris Review 148

1997
Crab Orchard Review 3.1
Ploughshares 23.4
Pequod 42

1995
Most Way Home (W. Morrow)
Kenyon Review 17.1