Mary Jo Bang

Mary Jo Bang is the author of seven collections of poems, including The Last Two Seconds and Elegy, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. Her translation of Dante’s Inferno, with illustrations by Henrik Drescher was published in 2012. A forthcoming book of poems, A Doll for Throwing, will be published by Graywolf Press in 2017. She teaches at Washington University in St. Louis.


“The place where all of these fields and interests converge”: A Conversation with Mary Jo Bang and a Folio of New Poems, curated by Kristina Marie Darling

Mary Jo Bang is the author of eight books of poems—including A Doll For Throwing, Louise in Love, The Bride of E, The Last Two Seconds, and Elegy, which received the National Book Critics Circle Award—and a translation of Dante’s Inferno, illustrated by Henrik Drescher. She’s been the recipient of […]


from A Doll for Throwing by Mary Jo Bang

http://www.tupeloquarterly.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Mary-Jo-Bang.pdf     Mary Jo Bang is the author of seven collections of poems, including The Last Two Seconds and Elegy, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. Her translation of Dante’s Inferno, with illustrations by Henrik Drescher was published in 2012. A forthcoming book of poems, A Doll […]