SHARA McCALLUM

From Jamaica, Shara McCallum is the author of The Face of Water: New and Selected Poems, This Strange Land, a finalist for the OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature, Song of Thieves, and The Water Between Us, winner of the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize for Poetry. Recognition for her poetry includes a Witter Bynner Fellowship from the Library of Congress, a National Endowment for the Arts Poetry Fellowship, and other awards. Her work has been published in the US, Europe, the Caribbean, Latin America, and Israel and has been translated into Spanish, French, and Romanian. She directs the Stadler Center for Poetry and teaches at Bucknell University.