TOMÁS Q. MORÍN

Tomás Q. Morín’s poetry collection A Larger Country was the winner of the 2012 American Poetry Review/Honickman Prize and runner-up for the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award.  He is co-editor with Mari L’Esperance of the anthology, Coming Close: Forty Essays on Philip Levine, and translator of Pablo Neruda’s The Heights of Macchu Picchu. His poems have appeared in Slate, Threepenny Review, Boulevard, Southern Review, Poetry, American Poetry Review, New England ReviewPoetry International, Blackbird, and Narrative. In 2010, he won the Boulevard Emerging Poets Contest. His work has been profiled on NBC Latino and The Huffington Post, and has been reprinted on Poetry Daily, and in A Face to Meet the Faces: An Anthology of Contemporary Persona Poetry, The Incredible Sestina Anthology, and Best New Poets. His essays have appeared on New England Review Digital and The Best American Poetry Blog.