Elizabeth Seydel Morgan is the author of three
books of poetry from Louisiana State University Press: Parties,
The Governor of Desire, and On Long Mountain.
Her forthcoming collection (spring 2007) from LSU is Without
a Philosophy. Morgan’s poems have
appeared in Blackbird, Poetry, The Virginia
Quarterly Review, Five
The Georgia Review, The Southern Review, and The
Iowa Review. In 2005 she was the first winner (with Ron Smith)
of the Carole Weinstein
Prize in Poetry, given to a central Virginia poet for contributions
to the art of poetry.
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