Nebraska Summer Writers' Conference
Stacey Waite is currently Assistant Professor of English at the
University of Nebraska and has published three collections of poems: Choke
(winner of the 2004 Frank O'Hara Prize), Love Poem to Androgyny (winner of
the 2006 Main Street Rag Chapbook Competition), and the lake has no saint
(winner of the 2008 Snowbound Prize from Tupelo Press). Waite's poems have been
published most recently in The Cream City Review, Bloom, and Black Warrior Review.
Waite's first full-length collection, Butch Geography, is forthcoming from
Tupelo Press. Other honors include an Andrew Mellon Dissertation Fellowship Award,
the Elizabeth Baranger Excellence in Teaching Award, three Pushcart Prize nominations,
and a National Society of Arts & Letters Poetry Prize. Waite has a recent interview
online at Pilot Light: A Journal of
21st Century Poetics and Criticism, and has published essays on the teaching
of writing in Writing on the Edge, Reader, and Feminist Teacher.