Creative Writing Faculty

Susan Wheeler

Susan Wheeler headshot

photo by Mel Edelman


Susan Wheeler is the author of a novel, Record Palace, and six books of poetry, Bag ‘o’ Diamonds, Smokes, Source Codes, Ledger, Assorted Poems and Meme, which was shortlisted for a National Book Award. Other honors include the Witter Bynner Prize for Poetry from the American Academy of Arts & Letters, the Norma Farber First Book Award from the Poetry Society of America, and fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation and the New York Foundation for the Arts. Her work has appeared in eight editions of The Best American Poetry, as well as in The Paris Review, New American Writing, Tin House, The New Yorker, and many other journals.

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