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2015 Conference on Poetry Faculty: Gabriel Fried

Gabriel Fried

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Gabriel Fried is the longtime poetry editor at Persea Books, where he has worked with an exhilarating range of poets from America and elsewhere, including Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Ales Debeljak, Sarah Gambito, Randall Mann, Amy Newman, Thylias Moss, Lisa Russ Spaar, Patrick Rosal, and dozens of others. He is the author of Making the New Lamb Take (Sarabande, 2007), a poetry collection, which was named a Best Book of 2007 by Foreword Reviews and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and the editor of Heart of the Order: Baseball Poems. His poems have appeared widely in magazines and journals, among them American Poetry Review, The American Scholar, Kenyon Review, Paris Review, Prairie Schooner, and Yale Review. Fried is on the faculty of the graduate creative writing programs of the University of Missouri and Sierra Nevada College, and a regular guest editor the Bread Loaf Summer Writers Conference and the Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference.

Date: January 02, 2015