Paula Bohince

Paula Bohince is the author of three poetry collections, all from Sarabande: Swallows and Waves (2016), The Children (2012) and Incident at the Edge of Bayonet Woods (2008). Her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, Granta, POETRY, the TLS, The Irish Times, Australian Book Review, and elsewhere. She has been the Amy Lowell Poetry Travelling Scholar, the Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place, a Fellow of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Amy Clampitt House Resident, the inaugural Summer Poet in Residence at the University of Mississippi, a MacDowell Colony Fellow, and a Hawthornden Fellow. She was awarded second prize in the National Poetry Competition 2013 for her poem ‘Among Barmaids’. She has also received the ‘Discovery’/The Nation Award, the Grolier Poetry Prize, the George Bogin Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America. She lives in Pennsylvania, USA.