April Bernard

April Bernard (born 1956)[1] is an American poet. She was born and raised in New England, and graduated from Harvard University. She has worked as a senior editor at Vanity Fair, Premiere, and Manhattan, inc. In the early 1990s, she taught at Amherst College.[2] In Fall 2003, she was Sidney Harman Writer-in-Residence at Baruch College.[2] She currently teaches at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, the Boston Review, AGNI, Ploughshares,[3] Parnassus, and The New York Review of Books.[4]

Honors and awardsEdit

Published worksEdit

Full-Length Poetry Collections

  • Brawl & Jag: Poems. W.W. Norton & Co. March 28, 2016. ISBN 978-0393351736.
  • Romanticism: Poems. W.W. Norton & Co. June 1, 2009. ISBN 978-0-393-06807-8.
  • Swan Electric. W. W. Norton. 2002. ISBN 978-0-393-05114-8.
  • Psalms. W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated. 1995. ISBN 978-0-393-31304-8.
  • Blackbird Bye Bye. Random House. 1989.


Anthology Publications


  1. ^ "Miss Fuller A novel written by April Bernard Steerforth Press Publishing". www.steerforth.com. Archived from the original on 13 September 2016. Retrieved 16 May 2017.
  2. ^ a b "April Bernard - Harman Writer-In-Residence Program - Weissman School of Arts and Sciences - Baruch College". www.baruch.cuny.edu. Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  3. ^ "Read By Author | Ploughshares". www.pshares.org. Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  4. ^ "April Bernard". The New York Review of Books. Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  5. ^ http://es.gf.org/fellows/1168-april-bernard[permanent dead link]

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