Maureen T Seaton

Professor

Phone:
(305) 284-2183
Locator Code:
4632

 
About

Maureen Seaton has authored fourteen poetry collections, both solo and collaborative—most recently, Stealth, with Sam Ace (Chax Press, 2011); Sinéad O’Connor and Her Coat of a Thousand Bluebirds, with Neil de la Flor (Sentence Book Award, Firewheel Editions, 2011); and Cave of the Yellow Volkswagen (Carnegie Mellon, 2009)—and a memoir, Sex Talks to Girls (University of Wisconsin Press, 2008, Living Out Series), winner of the Lambda Literary Award. She is co-editor, with Denise Duhamel and David Trinidad, of the anthology, Saints of Hysteria, A Half-Century of Collaborative American Poetry. She has received numerous honors, including the Lammy and the Iowa Poetry Prize for Furious Cooking, the Publishing Triangle’s Audre Lorde Award for Venus Examines Her Breast, the Eighth Mountain Poetry Prize for Fear of Subways, the Society of Midland Authors Award for The Sea among the Cupboards, the NEA, and two Pushcart prizes. She writes an online column celebrating poets at almostdorothy.wordpress.com/category/themes/glit-lit Her website is: www.maureenseaton.com

Career

Education

1996M.F.A. Vermont College

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Creative writing

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Creative writing

Honors & Acknowledgements

The Lammy and the Iowa Poetry Prize for Furious Cooking
The Publishing Triangle’s Audre Lorde Award for Venus Examines Her Breast
The Eighth Mountain Poetry Prize for Fear of Subways
The Society of Midland Authors Award for The Sea among the Cupboards
The NEA
Pushcart prizes
Research

Publications

Maureen Seaton and Sam Ace Stealth (Chax Press. 2011).


Maureen Seaton and Neil de la Flor Sinéad O’Connor and Her Coat of a Thousand Bluebirds (Sentence Book Award, Firewheel Editions. 2011).


Maureen Seaton Cave of the Yellow Volkswagen (Carnegie Mellon. 2009).


Sex Talks to Girls (University of Wisconsin Press. 2008).

SUMMARY: Winner of the Lambda Literary Award