Tina Schumann

Washington, United States

Member Since: 03/19/2006

Tina Schumann is the author of three poetry collections: Requiem. A Patrimony of Fugues (Diode Editions, 2017), which won the Diode Editions chapbook competition for 2016, Praising the Paradox, (Red Hen Press, 2019) and As If (Parlor City Press, 2010) which was awarded the Stephen Dunn Poetry Prize. She is the recipient of the American Poet Prize from The American Poetry Journal and her work placed as a finalist in the National Poetry Series, New Issues Poetry Prize and the Four Way Books Intro Prize. She is a Pushcart nominee and editor of the anthology Two-Countries: U.S. Daughters and Sons of Immigrant Parents (Red Hen Press, 2017). Tina’s work has appeared in various anthologies and publications including The American Journal of Poetry, Ascent, Cimarron Review, Crab Creek Review, Midwest Quarterly, Nimrod, Palabra, Parabola, Poemeleon, Poetry International, Raven Chronicles, Terrian.org, The Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine and Verse Daily. 

Website: www.tinaschumann.com


  • As If , Parlor City Press (2010)
  • Requiem. A Patrimony of Fugues , Diode Editions (2016)
  • Two-Countries. U.S. Daughters and Sons of Immigrant Parents , Red Hen Press (2017)
  • Praising the Paradox , Red Hen Press


  • Stephen Dunn Poetry Award(2010)
  • Diode Editions Chapbook Award(2016)
  • American Poet Prize(2009)


  • Assistant Director at Artsmith (January 2007 - )


  • Master of Fine Arts in Poetry from Rainier Writing Workshop at Pacific Lutheran University (August 2006)

Genres of Interest

Creative nonfiction, Poetry