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Rose McLarney

Rose McLarney



Rose McLarney

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MFA, Warren Wilson's MFA Program for Writers

About Me

Rose McLarney’s collections of poems are Forage and Its Day Being Gone, both from Penguin Poets, as well as The Always Broken Plates of Mountains, published by Four Way Books. She is co-editor of A Literary Field Guide to Southern Appalachia, from University of Georgia Press, and the journal Southern Humanities Review. McLarney has been awarded fellowships by the MacDowell Colony and Bread Loaf and Sewanee Writers’ Conferences; served as Dartmouth Poet-in-Residence at the Frost Place; and is winner of the National Poetry Series, the Chaffin Award for Achievement in Appalachian Writing, and the Fellowship of Southern Writers’ New Writing Award for Poetry, among other prizes. Her poems and lyric essays have appeared in publications including The Kenyon Review, American Poetry Review, New England Review, The Southern Review, Prairie Schooner, Missouri Review, and The Oxford American. McLarney earned her MFA from Warren Wilson's MFA Program for Writers. Currently, she is an associate professor of creative writing at Auburn University.

Research Interests

creative writing, poetry