Discipline: Literature – poetry

Rick Barot

Discipline: Literature – poetry
Region: Tacoma, WA
MacDowell fellowships: 2001, 2008, 2012
Rick Barot worked on a third book of poems, Chord, and a book of essays on poetry and art. Chord received the 2016 UNT Rilke Prize, the PEN Open Book Award, and the Publishing Triangle’s Thom Gunn Award. It was also a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize for Poetry. He has published two books of poetry with Sarabande Books: The Darker Fall (2002), which received the Kathryn A. Morton Prize, and Want (2008), which was a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award and won the 2009 Grub Street Book Prize.


Phi Beta

Rick Barot worked in the Phi Beta studio.

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