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Cheryl Clark

Cheryl Clark
Title: 
Assistant Professor
Department: 
Office: 
Tower 525
Bio: 

Cheryl Clark Vermeulen, author of the chapbook Dead-Eye Spring and the forthcoming This Paper Lantern, received an M.F.A. from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. Her poems and translations have appeared in *Caketrain, The Drunken Boat, Jubilat, Third Coast, Two Lines, DIAGRAM, EOAGH*, among others, and the anthology Connecting Lines: New Poetry from Mexico. She is the Poetry Editor at Pangyrus and an Assistant Professor in Liberal Arts at Massachusetts College of Art and Design. She lives in Jamaica Plain with her family.

Education: 
MFA - English, Iowa Writers' Workshop, University of Iowa; BA - Spanish, Psychology minor, Knox College
Professional Experience: 
  • Poetry Editor, Pangyrus

Poetry Readings

  • 2015 - Reader, Boston Poetry Marathon, August 15, 2015 
  • 2015 - Featured Reader, Collaborative Translation with Antonio Ochoa, Phantom Phantom, Somerville, MA, May 1, 2015. 
  • 2014 - Reader, Boston Poetry Marathon World Cup, August 9, 2014 
  • 2013 - Reader, Boston Poetry Marathon, August 16, 2013 
  • 2012 - Reader, Boston Dog Day Poetry Marathon, Cambridge, MA, August 18, 2012 
  • 2011 - Reader & Organizer, CCAE, Cambridge, MA, December 2, 2011 
  • 2011 - Featured Reader, Unaffiliated Reading Series, Cambridge, MA, September 24, 2011 
  • 2011 - Reader, Boston Poetry Marathon, Cambridge, MA, July 29, 2011 
  • 2011 - Reader & Organizer, CCAE, Cambridge, MA, June 3, 2011 
  • 2011 - Featured Reader, Commonwealth Reading Series, Boston, MA, March 19, 2011 
  • 2011 - Reader, US Poets in Mexico Reading, Tulum, Mexico, January 6, 2011 
  • 2010 - Reader, Boston Poet Tea Party, Cambridge, MA, August 1, 2010 
  • 2010 - Featured Reader, EOAGH Reading Series, Brooklyn, NY, April 4, 2010 
  • 2009 - Featured Reader, Small Animal Project Series, Cambridge, MA, December 14, 2009 
  • 2009 - Featured Reader, Myopic Books Reading Series, Chicago, IL, August 2, 2009 
  • 2009 - Reader, Faculty Reading, CCAE, Cambridge, MA, March 6, 2009 

Publications

  • Chapbook: Dead-Eye Spring, chapbook, Cy Gist Press 

Individual Poems and Translations

Organizations

  • Academy of American Poets 
  • Association of Writers & Writing Programs

Awards and Recognitions

  • Finalist, Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship in Poetry, 2010 
  • Phi Beta Kappa Scholar
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