Congratulations to the 2016 PSA Chapbook Fellows
The Poetry Society of America Chapbook Fellowship
30 and Under
Oxyana by William Brewer
selected by Marilyn Nelson
Nonstop Godhead by Analicia Sotelo
selected by Rigoberto González
Finalist: Strandings by Andrew Payton
Please Note: Winners of the PSA Chapbook Fellowships judged by Linda Gregerson and Major Jackson will be announced in a month.
About the PSA Fellows
William Brewer is the recipient of a 2016-18 Wallace Stegner Poetry Fellowship from Stanford University. His poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Boston Review, Colorado Review, Kenyon Review Online, The Nation, A Public Space, and other journals. He was born and raised in West Virginia.
Analicia Sotelo holds an MFA from the University of Houston. Her poems appear or are forthcoming in The New Yorker, Forklift, Ohio, The Antioch Review, Meridian, The Collagist, and elsewhere. Tracy K. Smith selected "I'm Trying to Write a Poem About a Virgin and It's Awful" for Best New Poets 2015. She has received scholarships from Squaw Valley and Image-Text-Ithaca, and is the 2016 Disquiet International Literary Prize winner in Poetry. She currently lives in Houston.
Dreams of Unhappiness by Sarah Trudgeon, selected by Don Paterson
Instructions for Building a Wind Chime by Adriana Cloud, selected by Jane Hirshfield
Of Nectar by Amanda Turner, selected by A. Van Jordan
Year Zero by Monica Sok, selected by Marilyn Chin
Aeons by Max Ritvo, selected by Jean Valentine
Arctic Revival by Callie Siskel, selected by Elizabeth Alexander
Thirst by Eva Maria Saaverda, selected by Marilyn Hacker
True to Life: cuttings, mechanics, & modifications by HL Hazuka, selected by Forrest Gander