Richard Siken

Caleb Young

Richard Siken’s first poetry collection, Crush, won the 2004 Yale Series of Younger Poets prize, a Lambda Literary Award, and the Thom Gunn Award, and was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. He is a recipient of a Pushcart Prize, two Arizona Commission on the Arts grants, two Lannan Residency Fellowships, and a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. He lives in Tuscon, Arizona, and is the co-founder and editor of Spork Press. War of the Foxes is his long-awaited second collection of poetry.

Awards and Honors

Yale Series of Younger Poets

Lambda Literary Award

Thom Gunn Award

Finalist, National Book Critics Circle Award

Pushcart Prize

Lannan Residency Fellowhsip

National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship