by George J. Dance

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Amy Beeder. Courtesy 32 poems.

Amy Beeder (born 1965) is an American poet and academic.[1]


She has worked as a human rights observer in Haiti and Suriname, and as a high school teacher in West Africa.[2] She has taught poetry at the University of New Mexico.[3]

Beeder's poetry has appeared in AGNI, American Letters & Commentary, Black Warrior Review, Poetry, Puerto del Sol[2] The Nation, Ploughshares, and the Southern Review.[1]


Beeder’s honors include a 2001 “Discovery”/The Nation Award, a Bread Loaf Scholarship, and an award from the Emerging Writers Network.[2]


Except where noted, bibliographical information courtesy WorldCat.[4]

See alsoEdit

National Poetry Month Amy Beeder

National Poetry Month Amy Beeder


  1. 1.0 1.1 Amy Beeder (USA, 1965), Poetry International Rotterdam. Poetry International Foundation. Web, Dec. 21, 2013.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Amy Beeder b. 1965, Poetry Foundation. Web, Dec. 21, 2013.
  3. Featured Poet: Amy Breeder, Poetry Daily. Web, Dec. 21, 2013.
  4. Search results = au:Amy Beeder, WorldCat OCLC Online Computer Library Center Inc. Web, Dec. 21, 2013.

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