Creative Writing
Department Chair:
DeSales Harrison

Administrative Assistant:
Suzanne Overstreet

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-6567
Fax: (440) 775-6677

153 W. Lorain Street

Oberlin, OH, 44074

Poetry by Oberlin Authors

Poetry by Oberlin Authors
Beasley, Bruce '80 Signs & Abominations (Wesleyan, 2000)
Lord Brain (University of Georgia, 2005)
The Corpse Flower: New and Selected Poems (University of Washington, 2007)

Behn, Robin '79

Horizon Note (Wisconsin, 2001)
Ben-Lev, Dina '86 Broken Helix : poems (Mid-List Press, 1997)
Gregerson, Linda '71 Waterborne (Houghton Mifflin, 2002)
Magnetic North (Houghton Mifflin, 2007)
Holden, Jonathan '63 Knowing: New and Selected Poems (Arkansas, 2000)
Hong, Cathy Park '98 Translating Mo'um (Hanging Loose Press, 2003)
Dance Dance Revolution (Norton, 2007)
Johnson, Marilyn A Necessary Fire (Pearl, 1996)
Kaufman, Andrew '75

The Cinnamon Bay Sonnets (Center for Book Arts, 1996)
Earth's Ends 
(Pearl Editions, 2005)
Both Sides of the Niger (Spuyten Duyvil Press, 2013)
The Complete Cinnamon Bay Sonnets (Rain Mountain Press, 2014)

Kelly, Timothy '73 Stronger (Oberlin College Press, 2000)
The Extremities (Oberlin College Press, 2008)
Kim, Myung Mi Commons (University of California, 2002)
Dura (Nightboat, 2008)
Penury (Omnidawn, 2009)
Moss, Thylias '81 Last Chance for the Tarzan Holler (Persea Books, 1998)
Slave Moth (Persea, 2004)
Tokyo Butter (Persea, 2006)
Orlowsky, Dzvinia Except for One Obscene Brushstroke (Carnegie Mellon, 2002)
Convertible Night, Flurry of Stones (Carnegie Mellon, 2008)
Osman, Jena '85 The Character (Beacon Press, 1999)
Paola, Suzanne '80 Bardo (University of Wisconsin, 1998)
The Lives of the Saints (University of Washington, 2002)
Purpura, Lia '86 Stone Sky Lifting (Ohio State University, 2000)
King Baby (Alice James, 2008)
Rickel, Boyer remanence (Parlor Press, 2008)
Rushin, Kate The Black Back-Ups (Firebranc, 1993)
Seshadri, Vijay '74 The Long Meadow (Greywolf, 2004)
Standing, Sue '74 False Horizon (New England, 2003)
Tieg, Michael '90 Big Back Yard (BOA Editions, 2003)
Weigl, Bruce '73 Archeology of the Circle: New and Selected Poems (Grove, 1999)
The Unraveling Strangeness (Grove, 2002)
Declension in the Village of Chung Luong (Ausable, 2006)
Winter, Jonah '84 Amnesia (Oberlin College Press, 2004)
Wright, Franz '77 Ill Lit: Selected and New Poems (Oberlin College Press, 2000)
Walking to Martha's Vineyard (Knopf, 2003)
God's Silence (Knopf, 2006)
Wheeling Motel (Knopf, 2009)