Marjorie Maddox

Professor of English and Director of Creative Writing at Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, USA, Marjorie Maddox has published 3 full-length poetry books: Weeknights at the Cathedral (WordTech 06), Transplant, Transport, Transubstantiation (Yellowglen Prize, 04), Perpendicular As I (Sandstone Book Award). In addition, she has published 5 chapbooks (including When The Wood Clacks Out Your Name: Baseball Poems) and over 270 poems, stories, and essays in journals and anthologies. She is co-editor of Common Wealth: Contemporary Poets on Pennsylvania (PSU Press 05) and author of the children's book A WHAT OF WHATS? (Boyds Mills Press, forthcoming 06). Her short story collection, WHAT SHE WAS SAYING, was 1 of 3 finalists for the Katherine Anne Porter Award.