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Shane McCrae

Shane McCrae is the author of seven books of poetry, including Sometimes I Never Suffered (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020); In the Language of My Captor (Wesleyan University Press, 2017), which was a finalist for the National Book Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize; and The Animal Too Big to Kill (Persea Books, 2015), winner of the 2014 Lexi Rudnitsky/Editor’s Choice Award. He is the recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award, a NYSCA/NYFA Fellowship, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship. He teaches at Columbia University and lives in New York City.


Bibliography

Sometimes I Never Suffered (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020), 
The Gilded Auction Block (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019),
In the Language of My Captor (Wesleyan University Press, 2017)
The Animal Too Big to Kill (Persea Books, 2015)
Forgiveness Forgiveness (Factory Hollow Press, 2014)
Blood (Noemi Press, 2013)
Mule (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 2011).

Shane McCrae
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