Appearing Courtesy of Lee and Arthur Herbst
Felicia Zamora is a poet, educator, and editor living in Ohio. She is the author of six books of poetry, including "I Always Carry My Bones," winner of the 2020 Iowa Poetry Prize forthcoming from the University of Iowa Press on April 15, 2021, "Quotient" forthcoming from Tinderbox Editions in 2021, "Body of Render," winner of the 2018 Benjamin Saltman Award from Red Hen Press, and "Of Form & Gather," winner of the 2016 Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize. She's received fellowships and residencies from CantoMundo, Ragdale Foundation, PLAYA, and Moth Magazine. Her work won the 2019 Wabash Prize for Poetry and the 2015 Tomaž Šalamun Prize. Her poems and essays are found in Alaska Quarterly Review, Academy of American Poets Poem-A-Day, American Poetry Review, Boston Review, Georgia Review, Literary Hub, Missouri Review Poem-of-the-Week, Orion, Poetry Daily, Prairie Schooner, The Nation and others. She is an assistant professor of poetry at the University of Cincinnati and is the associate poetry editor for the Colorado Review.