Katie Peterson is the author of a book of poems, This One Tree, selected by William Olsen for the New Issues Poetry Prize in 2006. Two collections of her poetry are forthcoming, The Accounts (University of Chicago, Fall 2013) and Permission (New Issues, Spring 2014). This fall, she has new poems appearing in the Kenyon Review. Her work has been supported by fellowships from the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Bread Loaf, and Yaddo. She is Professor of the Practice of Poetry at Tufts University, and she lives in Somerville, Massachusetts. She was born in California.

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