Laura McCullough's most recent collection of poetry is Women & Other Hostages (Black Lawrence Press). Her other books include The Wild Night Dress, selected by Billy Collins in the Miller Williams Poetry Series (University of Arkansas Press), Jersey Mercy (BLP), Rigger Death & Hoist Another (BLP), Panic (winner of the Kinereth Gensler Award, Alice James Books), Speech Acts (BLP), What Men Want (XOXOX Press), & The Dancing Bear. She edited the anthology, A Sense of Regard: Essays on Poetry and Race.
Her poems & prose have appeared in Best American Poetry (selected by Sherman Alexie), Georgia Review, American Poetry Review, Painted Bride Quarterly, Harvard Review, The Writer’s Chronicle, Guernica, Cimarron Review, The Southern Review, Gulf Coast, Pank, Hotel America, Prairie Schooner, & many other journals and magazines.
A three-time NJ State Arts Council Fellow, she is a full professor at Brookdale Community College.