Jennifer Atkinson

Virginia, United States

Member Since: 08/22/2012


Jennifer Atkinson is the author of five books of poetry: The Thinking Eye, Canticle of the Night Path, Drift Ice,The Drowned City, and The Dogwood Tree.  She teaches in the MFA and BFA Programs at George Mason University in Virginia. 


Publications

  • The Dogwood Tree , U of Alabama Press (1990)
  • The Drowned City , Northeastern U Press (2000)
  • Canticle of the Night Path , Parlor Press/Free Verse Editions (2012)
  • The Thinking Eye , Parlor Press/Free Verse Editions (2016)
  • Drift Ice , Etruscan P (2008)

Employment

  • Associate Prof. at George Mason University (1996 - 2014)

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in ENGLISH from wesleyan univ (May 1979)
  • Master of Fine Arts in Poetry from University of Iowa (May 1985)
  • Master of Arts in Creative Nonfiction from University of Iowa (May 1986)

Genres of Interest

Poetry