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Tess Taylor

The San Francisco Chronicle hailed Tess Taylor's first book, The Forage House , as "stunning." Critic Stephanie Burt called Work & Days , her second book, "our moment's Georgic," and it was named one of the ten best books of poetry of 2016 by the New York Times . Taylor's poetry and nonfiction appear widely; she chairs the poetry committee of the National Book Critics Circle and is the on-air poetry reviewer for NPR's All Things Considered . She was a Distinguished Fulbright US Scholar at the...See more