C. Dale Young is the author of The Day
Underneath the Day (TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern, 2001),
which was a finalist for the 2002 Norma Farber First Book Award
from the Poetry Society
of America. The Second Person, a new collection of poems,
is forthcoming from Zoo Press in 2005. A recipient of the Grolier
a Tennessee Williams Scholarship in Poetry from the Sewanee Writers'
Conference, and the Stanley P. Young Fellowship in Poetry from
the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, he practices medicine in the
San Francisco Bay Area and serves as poetry editor of New England
Review. He is a member of the faculty for the 2004 Catskill Poetry
Workshop. Young's work has appeared in The Best American Poetry
2002, The New
Republic, The Paris Review, Ploughshares, Poetry, and elsewhere.
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