Visiting Writer: Brian Teare

Brian Teare has published four full-length books: The Room Where I was Born, Sight Map, The Lambda-Award-winning Pleasure, and Companion Grasses. He has also published seven chapbooks: Pilgrim, Transcendental Grammar Crown, Paradise Was Typeset, Helplessness, Black Sun Crown, and Sore Eros. Teare is a former Stegner Fellow at Stanford University and has received poetry fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the MacDowell Colony, the Marin Headlands Center for the Arts and the American Antiquarian Society. He is currently an assistant professor at Temple University in Philadelphia where he makes books by hand for his micropress, Albion Books. Please visit his website for more information: http://www.brianteare.net/about