Amber Flora Thomas
Taught at Washington University in St. Louis and Dominican University of California .
Author of Eye of Water: Poems (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005)
Poems in Cloud View Poets: An Anthology, Gathering Ground: A Reader Celebrating Cave Canem’s First Decade, Crab Orchard Review, Runes, Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, Sycamore Review, Phoebe, Columbia Poetry Review, Calyx, Marlboro Review, Southern Poetry Review, Gulf Coast and elsewhere.
Cave Canem Poetry Prize, Richard Peterson Poetry Prize, Marin Arts Council Individual Artist Grant, Ann Stanford Poetry Prize, Academy of American Poets Prize—College, among other awards.
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