Rebecca Morgan Frank is the author of the poetry collection Little Murders Everywhere (Salmon Poetry 2012), a finalist for the 2013 Kate Tufts Discovery Award. Her poems have appeared in such places as Ploughshares, The Georgia Review, Guernica, Post Road, Blackbird, New South, Bat City, New South, Crazyhorse, Hawai’i Pacific Review, Poetry Daily, Verse Daily, and Best New Poets 2008. Her new work was selected by Marilyn Hacker for the Poetry Society of America’s 2010 Alice Fay di Castagnola Award for a manuscript-in-progress, and she has been a recipient of an AWP Intro Journal Award and fellowships from the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, the Writers’ Room of Boston, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. She earned a BA from Vassar College, an MFA from Emerson College, and a PhD from the University of Cincinnati.
Morgan has taught at Emerson College and the MassArt low-residency MFA program at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, as well as Grub Street in Boston, and she served as the associate director of the Blacksmith House Poetry Series in Cambridge. The co-founder and editor-in-chief of the online magazine Memorious, she joined the creative writing faculty at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS in August of 2012.
Photograph by Mara Brod.