Linda Gregerson’s books of poetry include Prodigal: New and Selected Poems, 1976 to 2014
(Mariner Books, 2015);The Selvage
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012); Magnetic North
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2007), a finalist for the National Book Award; Waterborne
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2002), winner of the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award; The Woman Who Died in Her Sleep
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1996), a finalist for both The Poet’s Prize and the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize; and Fire in the Conservatory
(Dragon Gate Press, 1982).
In 2015, Gregerson was elected a Chancellor
of the Academy of American Poets. She teaches American poetry and Renaissance literature at the University of Michigan, where she also directs the MFA program in creative writing.