Samuel Amadon

South Carolina, United States


Samuel Amadon is the author of The Hartford Book and Like a Sea. His poems have appeared in The New Yorker, Poetry, American Poetry Review, A Public Space, Boston Review, Lana Turner, and elsewhere. He teaches in the MFA Program at the University of South Carolina, and edits the poetry journal Oversound with Liz Countryman.

Website: http://www.samuelamadon.com

Twitter Username: @samuelamadon


Publications

  • The Hartford Book , Cleveland State University Poetry Center (April 3, 2012)
  • Like a Sea , University of Iowa Press (March 15, 2010)

Awards

  • Believer Poetry Book Award(2013)

Employment

  • Assistant Professor at University of South Carolina (August 2012 - )

Degrees

  • Doctoral Degree in Literature and Creative Writing from University of Houston (May 2012)
  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Columbia University (January 2007)

Genres of Interest

Poetry