Cathleen Calbert

Cathleen Calbert - Welcome

CATHLEEN CALBERT is the author of four books of poetry: Lessons in Space, Bad Judgment, Sleeping with a Famous Poet, and The Afflicted Girls.

Individually, her poems and prose have appeared in numerous publications, including Ms. Magazine, The New Republic, The New York Times, The Paris Review, Poetry, The Southern Review, and The Women’s Review of Books.

She has been awarded The Nation Discovery Prize, the Gordon Barber Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, the MacLeod-Grobe and the Bullis-Kizer Award, both from Poetry Northwest, the Sheila Motton Book Prize from the New England Poetry Club, and a Pushcart Prize.