Competition: US & Canada
Roger Reeves is the author of King Me and Best Barbarian, which was the winner of the Kingsley Tufts Award in poetry and a finalist for the National Book Award. He is a recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, 2015 Whiting Award, a Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, a Hodder Fellowship from Princeton University, and a Radcliffe Fellowship from Harvard University. He has a forthcoming book of essays entitled Dark Days: Fugitive Essays, which is forthcoming from Graywolf Press in August of 2023. His work has appeared in Poetry, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, and elsewhere. Currently, he is an associate professor in the Department of English at the University of Texas at Austin.