Enid Shomer

Enid Shomer is the author of three other books of poetry: Stalking the Florida Panther, winner of the Washington Prize; This Close to the Earth; and Black Drum. Her book of stories, Imaginary Men, won the Iowa Fiction Prize and the LSU/Southern Review Prize, both given annually for the best first collection by an American author. Her poems and stories have appeared in The New Yorker, Poetry, The Atlantic, Best American Poetry, and many other magazines and anthologies. She has been visiting writer at the University of Arkansas, The Ohio State University, and Florida State University.