Rachel A. Dilworth

Rachel A. Dilworth is an American poet who received a commendation in the 2007 National Poetry Competition for her poem ‘Body Sonnets VIII: The Magdalen’. Her first manuscript, The Wild Rose Asylum: Poems of the Magdalen Laundries of Ireland, was chosen  as the winner of the 2008 Akron Poetry Prize. It was published by the University of Akron Press in 2009.