Martha Collins

Massachusetts, United States

Member Since: 08/22/2012

Martha Collins is the author of Day Unto Day, White Papers, and the book-length poem Blue Front, as well as the forthcoming Admit One: An American Scrapbook. She has also published four earlier collections of poems and three co-translated volumes of Vietnamese poetry, most recently Black Stars: Poems by Ngo Tu Lap. Formerly Pauline Delaney Professor of Creative Writing at Oberlin College, she is currently editor-at-large for FIELD magazine and an editor for the Oberlin College Press. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.



  • Day Unto Day , Milkweed (2014)
  • White Papers , Pittsburgh (2012)
  • Blue Front , Graywolf (2012)

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