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Anna Meek

Anna Meek

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Anna Meek

Biography

Anna George Meek has published in dozens of national journals such as Poetry, The Kenyon Review, and The Yale Review. She is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, and two Minnesota State Arts Board grants. Her work has appeared on Garrison Keillor's The Writer's Almanac and has been selected multiple times for both Verse Daily and Poetry Daily. Her first book, Acts of Contortion, won the Brittingham Prize in Poetry; her chapbook Engraved won the Snowbound Chapbook Competition. Her second full-length book The Genome Rhapsodies won the Richard Snyder Prize from Ashland Press. Meek lives with her husband and daughter where she sings professionally and is a professor of English in the Twin Cities.

Publications

The Genome Rhapsodies
Ashland Poetry Press, 2015

Engraved: Poems
Tupelo Press, 2013

Acts of Contortion
University of Wisconsin Press, 2002