Lucille Lang Day

Lucille Lang DayLucille Lang Day’s memoir, Married at Fourteen: A True Story, received a PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Literary Award and was a finalist for the Northern California Book Award in Creative Nonfiction. Her poetry collections are Becoming an Ancestor, The Curvature of Blue, Infinities, Wild One, Fire in the Garden, and Self-Portrait with Hand Microscope, which received the Joseph Henry Jackson Award. She is also the author of a children’s book, Chain Letter, and four poetry chapbooks: God of the Jellyfish, The Book of Answers, Lucille Lang Day: Greatest Hits, 1975-2000, and Dreaming of Sunflowers: Museum Poems, which received the 2014 Blue Light Poetry Prize. Her poems, essays, and short stories have appeared in many magazines and anthologies, including Atlanta Review, Calyx, The Cincinnati Review, Eclipse, The Hudson Review, Measure, Nimrod International Journal, River Styx, Tar River Poetry, The Threepenny Review, California Poetry: From the Gold Rush to the Present (Heyday and Santa Clara University), Mother Songs (Norton), and New Poets of the American West (Many Voices).