Gregory Pardlo

Gregory Pardlo is the author of Digest, winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, and the poetry collection Totem, winner of the 2007 APR/ Honickman Prize. His poems, reviews and translations have appeared or are forthcoming in American Poetry ReviewCallalooGulf CoastHarvard ReviewPloughshares, on National Public Radio and elsewhere. He is translator, from the Danish, of Niels Lyngsoe’s Pencil of Rays and Spiked Mace. He has received fellowships from the New York Foundation for the Arts, The Cave Canem Foundation, the MacDowell Colony, The Seaside Institute, The Lotos Club Foundation, and a translation grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. In 2017, Pardlo was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, and was also the author of Air Traffic, a memoir in essays published by Alfred A. Knopf in April of 2018. He currently serves as the Associate Editor of Callaloo, and is a Creative Writing Professor at Columba University.