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Arielle Greenberg

Arielle Greenberg

Arielle Greenberg is the author of My Kafka Century (Action Books, 2005), Given (Verse, 2002), and the chapbook Fa(r)ther Down: Songs from the Allergy Trials (New Michigan, 2003). Current projects include editing Underground America: Writing on Youth Subculture (Longman Publishers, forthcoming 2006) and co-editing, with Rachel Zucker, an anthology of essays on women poets and mentorship. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in the anthologies Best American Poetry 2004 and 2005, Legitimate Dangers: American Poets of the New Century, Isn't It Romantic: 100 Love Poems by Younger American Poets and Joyful Noise: an Anthology of American Spiritual Poetry, and in journals including Conjunctions, the Denver Quarterly, and the American Poetry Review. She is the recipient of a MacDowell Colony fellowship and is a former editorial board member for How2: an online journal of innovative women's poetics and current poetry editor for the journal Black Clock. She holds an MFA and certificate in women's studies from Syracuse University. She is an assistant professor in the poetry program at Columbia College Chicago, where she is a co-editor of the poetry journal Court Green. She lives in Evanston, Illinois, with her family.