Andrew Hudgins - Poetry

Andrew Hudgins
1380 Stoneygate Lane
Columbus OH 43221

Hometown: Montgomery, AL


Publications and Awards

American Rendering: New and Selected Poems, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010
Shut Up, You’re Fine!: Poems for Very, Very Bad Children, Illustrated by Barry Moser, The Overlook Press, 2009
The Collected Poems of James Agee, ed. Andrew Hudgins, The Library of America: New York, 2008
Ecstatic in the Poison, The Overlook Press, 2003
The Waltz He Was Born For: An Introduction to the Writing of Walt McDonald, ed. by Andrew Hudgins and Janice Whittingdon, with an introduction by Hudgins, Texas Tech UP, 2002
Babylon in a Jar, Houghton Mifflin, 1998, (Reprinted Mariner Books, 2001)
The Glass Hammer: A Southern Childhood, Houghton Mifflin, 1994
The Never-Ending: New Poems Houghton Mifflin, 1991
After the Lost War: A Narrative Houghton Mifflin, 1988
Saints and Strangers Houghton Mifflin, 1985

Literary Awards:

Governor's Award for the Arts, State of Ohio, 2010
Harper Lee Award for Alabama’s Distinguished Writer of the Year, 2005
Guggenheim Fellowship, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 2004- 2005
The Frederick Bock Award, Poetry, 1997
The Hanes Poetry Prize, Fellowship of Southern Writers, 1995
Finalist, National Book Award in Poetry, 1991
Texas Institute of Letters Poetry Award, 1991
Alfred Hodder Fellow at Princeton University, 1989-90
After the Lost War received The Poets' Prize for Best Book of Poetry, 1988
Witter Bynner Award of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, 1988
Ingram Merrill Foundation Grant, 1987
Fellowship in poetry at the Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts, 1986-87
Great Lakes College Association Award, 1986
Society of Midland Authors Award, 1986
Texas Institute of Letters Award, 1986
Book of the Year, Alabama Library Association, 1986
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, 1992, 1986

More Information

Gives readings:Yes
Travels to readings:Yes
Conducts workshops:Yes
Available for interviews:Yes