Zighelboim, Samantha

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  • Samantha Zighelboim
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  • Email: samantha.zighelboim@rutgers.edu
  • CV: S._Zighelboim_CV_2.pdf
  • Bio: Samantha Zighelboim is the author of The Fat Sonnets (Argos Books, 2018). She is a 2017 NYFA/NYSCA Fellow in Poetry, a recipient of a Face Out grant from CLMP, and the co-recipient of the 2016 John Frederick Nims Memorial Prize in Translation from The Poetry Foundation. Samantha’s poems, translations and essays have appeared in POETRY, Boston Review, LitHub, The Guardian, and PEN Poetry Series, among others. She lives in New York City, and teaches creative writing and literature at Rutgers University and The New School.  Select List of Recent Publications: BooksThe Fat Sonnets (Argos Books, 2018) PoemsTwo Poems, Boston ReviewThree Poems, TheFanzineTwo Poems, Springhouse JournalOne Poem, Sixth FinchOne Poem, Spiral Orb Translations (co-translated with fellow Writers House instructor Julia Guez)One Poem by Luis Chaves, POETRYOne Poem by Luis Chaves, The GuardianThree Poems by Luis Chaves & Translator’s Note, Circumference Essays/Interviews In Their Own Words, Poetry Society of AmericaA Revolutionary Act: Samantha Zighelboim, BOMBA Revolutionary Act: Samantha Zighelboim, BOMB