Jeffrey Renard Allen is an Associate Professor of English at Queens College of the City University of New York and an instructor in the MFA writing program at New School University. He is the author of Harbors and Spirits, a collection of poems, and a novel, Rails Under My Back, which won the Chicago Tribune’s Heartland Prize for Fiction. Other awards include a Whiting Writers’ Award. Allen has also published essays, poems and short stories in numerous publications. His book of poems, Stellar Places, and his collection of stories, Bread and the Land, are forthcoming. He is currently completing work on his second novel.
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