Lance Larsen

LANCE LARSEN is the author of five poetry collections, most recently What the Body Knows (Tampa 2018). His poems have appeared in London Magazine, Georgia Review, Gettysburg Review, The Sun, Best American Poetry, and elsewhere. He’s received a Pushcart Prize and fellowships from Sewanee, the Anderson Center, and the National Endowment for the Arts. He teaches at BYU and fools around with aphorisms: “A woman needs a man the way a manatee needs a glockenspiel.” He recently completed a five-year appointment as Utah’s poet laureate.