Luke Johnson '09

posted Mar 12, 2010, 2:56 PM by Hollins Mfa   [ updated Aug 30, 2010, 6:51 AM by Joseph Hasinger ]
Luke Johnson '09 has a poem entitled "Remembering the Old Testament While Walking the Dog" forthcoming in the 2010 edition of Best New Poets edited by Claudia Emerson. His first collection of poems, After the Ark, is forthcoming from NY Quarterly Books in 2011. Johnson was recently awarded a Tennessee Williams Scholarship to the Sewanee Writers' Conference. His poems are forthcoming in The Greensboro Review, New York Quarterly, Poetry East, and RATTLE. He teaches at Oak Hill Academy in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwest Virginia.