Roger Reeves

Roger Reeves’s poems have appeared in Poetry, The American Poetry Review, Boston Review, Gulf Coast, and Tin House, among others. He has a BA in English from Morehouse College, an MA in English from Texas A&M University, and an MFA from the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas at Austin. Reeves earned a PhD from the University of Texas and is currently an assistant professor of poetry at the University of Illinois at Chicago. King Me is his debut collection.

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Awards and Honors

Whiting Award, 2015

Hodder Fellowship, Princeton University, 2014–2015

National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship, 2013

Pushcart Prize, 2013

Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowship, 2008

Archie D. and Alberta H. Walker Scholarship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown

Cave Canem Fellowships