Elizabeth Bradfield

Massachusetts, United States

Member Since: 11/14/2012

Elizabeth Bradfield is the author of the Once Removed, Approaching Ice, Interpretive Work and Toward AntarcticaTheorem, a collaboration with artist Antonia Contro, is forthcoming this fall. Her work has been published in The New Yorker, Kenyon Review, and her honors include the Audre Lorde Prize and a Stegner FellowshipFounder and editor-in-chief of Broadsided Press, she works as a naturalist/guide and teaches creative writing at Brandeis University. www.ebradfield.com


Website: www.ebradfield.com

Twitter Username: @e.bradfield


  • Toward Antarctica , Boreal Books/Red Hen Press (May 9, 2019)
  • Once Removed , Persea Books (September 2015)
  • Approaching Ice , Persea Books (2010)
  • Interpretive Work , Arktoi Books/Red Hen Press (2008)
  • Theorem (with artist Antonia Contro) , Poetry Northwest Editions (September 26, 2020)


  • Audre Lorde Prize(2009)
  • Wallace Stegner Fellowship(2007)


  • Associate Professor at Brandeis University (2012 - )
  • Naturalist at Lindblad Expeditions, Silverseas Expeditions, Dolphin Fleet & others (1998 - )
  • Associate Faculty at University of Alaska Anchorage Low-Residency MFA (July 2013 - )


  • Master of Fine Arts in Poetry from University of Alaska Anchorage (2005)

Genres of Interest

Creative nonfiction, Poetry