Lauren Camp

New Mexico, United States

Member Since: 10/06/2015

Lauren Camp is the author of four books, including One Hundred Hungers, winner of the Dorset Prize and finalist for the Arab American Book Award. Her most recent collection is Turquoise Door. Her poems have appeared in Poem-a-Day, Slice, The Cortland Review, and Poetry International, among other journals. She has presented her poems at the original Mayo Clinic, and seen her work translated into Mandarin, Turkish, Spanish and Arabic. The recipient of a Black Earth Institute fellowship, the Margaret Randall Poetry Prize, and residencies from Willapa Bay AiR and The Mabel Dodge Luhan House, she lives and teaches in New Mexico. 





Twitter Username: @poetlauren


  • Dorset Prize(2014)
  • National Federation of Presswomen Communications Contest Book Prize(2014)
  • Margaret Randall Poetry Prize (2014)
  • RaedLeaf Poetry Award - International (2015)
  • The Anna Davidson Rosenberg Poetry Awards (2012)


  • Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies from Cornell University
  • Master of Arts in Communication Studies from Emerson College

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