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Major Jackson

(1968 - )

English Department Faculty
University of Vermont

Burlington, VT 05405

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Bibliography
The Absurd Man (W. W. Norton & Company, 2020)
Roll Deep (W. W. Norton & Company, 2017)
Holding Company (W. W. Norton & Company, 2010)
[#AffectTheory] [#DomesticPoetics] [#Impressionistic] [#PoeticStructure]
Hoops (W. W. Norton & Company, 2006)
Leaving Saturn (University of Georgia Press, 2002)

Anthology Publications:
Best American Poetry 2016
Best American Poetry 2017
Best American Poetry 2019
 
Awards
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship (2015)
Guggenheim Fellowship (2013)
Emily Clark Balch Prize in Poetry (2012)
Radcliffe Institute Fellowships (2006)
Frost Place Resident Poet Award (2004)
Witter Bynner Fellows (2003)
Whiting Award (2003)
Louisiana Division of the Arts (2002)
Cave Canem Poetry Prize (2000)
Leaving Saturn (University of Georgia Press, 2002)
Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center Winter Fellowship (2000)
Pew Literary Fellowship (1995)
 
Other Roles
Harvard Review (Poetry Editor)

MFA: University of Oregon (1999)

Publications Timeline:

2020
The Absurd Man (W. W. Norton & Company)
Plume 103
Yale Review 108.1
Sewanee Review 128.4
Ambit 240
New York Times Magazine 2020.07

2019
Southampton Review 13.1
Orion Magazine 38.3
Iowa Review 49.1
American Scholar 88.3
Prarie Schooner 93.4
Crazyhorse 96

2018
Ploughshares 44.1
The Paris Review 224

2017
Roll Deep (W. W. Norton & Company)

2016
Boston Review 41.2
Virginia Quarterly Review 92.4
The Paris Review 218
Poem-a-Day 2016.04
Poem-a-Day 2016.11

2015
Callaloo 38.2
Boston Review 40.5
Ploughshares 41.1
New Yorker 91.12
The Paris Review 212
Poem-a-Day 2015.04

2013
Tin House 15.2

2012
Ploughshares 38.1

2010
Holding Company (W. W. Norton & Company)
jubilat 18
Agni 71

2009
New Orleans Review 35.1

2008
A Public Space 6

2007
Fence 10.1
Harvard Revew 33

2006
Hoops (W. W. Norton & Company)
Poetry 187.6

2002
Leaving Saturn (University of Georgia Press)

2000
Crab Orchard Review 5.2

1999
Boulevard 39