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Roger Reeves

Copyright 2011, Julio Jimenez. Austin, TX. January 20, 2011.  Roger Reeves conducts a poetry class at the university of Texas.  Canon 40D, Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM.

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King Me    

Roger Reeves

Biography

Roger Reeves’s poems have appeared in journals such as PoetryPloughshares, American Poetry ReviewBoston Review, and Tin House, among others. Kim Addonizio selected “Kletic of Walt Whitman” for the Best New Poets 2009 anthology. He was awarded a 2013 NEA Fellowship, Ruth Lilly Fellowship by the Poetry Foundation in 2008, two Bread Loaf Scholarships, an Alberta H. Walker Scholarship from the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center, and two Cave Canem Fellowships. He earned his PhD the University of Texas-Austin and is currently an assistant professor of poetry at the University of Illinois, Chicago. His first book is King Me (Copper Canyon Press, 2013), a finalist for the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award.

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Poetry,