Geoffrey Brock

Weighing Light by Geoffrey Brock

Geoffrey Brock's first collection, Weighing Light (Ivan R. Dee, 2005), received the 2004 New Criterion Prize. His poems have appeared in journals including Poetry, The Paris Review, The New England Review, The Hudson Review, and 32 Poems. He has received a Wallace Stegner Fellowship, an NEA Fellowship, and a Cullman Center Fellowship for his poetry, as well as several awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, for his translations, which include books by Cesare Pavese, Roberto Calasso, and Umberto Eco. Editor of the forthcoming FSG Book of 20th-Century Italian Poetry, he is on the faculty of the Programs in Creative Writing and Translation at the University of Arkansas.

ED: Updated May 2011.


First posted on June 29, 2005 2:06 PM