Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Aimee Nezhukumatathil's books include LUCKY FISH (2011), AT THE DRIVE-IN VOLCANO (2007), which won the Balcones Prize, and MIRACLE FRUIT (2003), which won the Tupelo Press Prize, the ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award in Poetry, and the Global Filipino Award. Her poetry and essays have published in Prairie Schooner, Black Warrior Review, FIELD, Mid-American Review, and Tin House, among other publications. Aimee received a National Endowment for the Arts scholarship in 2009, has taught at the Kundiman retreat for Asian-American authors twice, and has delivered readings and workshops from Amsterdam to San Francisco. She is an associate professor of English at the State University of New York at Fredonia, where she has received the Hagan Young Scholar Award and the SUNY Chancellor's Prize for Academic and Artistic Activity. Her family consists of her spouse and two small sons.