Discipline: Literature – poetry

Kent Shaw

Discipline: Literature – poetry
Region: Huntington, WV
MacDowell Fellowships: 2015

Kent Shaw's second book, Too Numerous, was awarded the Juniper Prize and published in 2019. His work has appeared in Ploughshares, The Literary Review, The Believer, and Denver Quarterly. He teaches at Wheaton College in Massachusetts.



Kent Shaw worked in the Garland studio.

Marian MacDowell and friends originally named this studio in memory of Anna Baetz, the nurse who helped care for Edward MacDowell in the waning years of his life. With generous support from the Garland family, the studio was renovated in 2013 and renamed the Peter and Mary Garland Studio. The inward opening, diamond-pane windows were replaced…

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