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Roseanna Recchia

Roseanna Alice Recchia

PhD Student, Creative Writing - Poetry

Address: Morrill 401-24

Bowling Green State University, MFA, 2018

SUNY Potsdam, BFA, 2016


Areas of Interest & Expertise
  • Creative Writing – Poetry

  • Feminist poetics

  • Fat Studies

  • Family Intergenerational Trauma

Recent Courses Taught
  • ENGL 1113: Composition I

  • ENGL 1213: Composition II

  • ENGL 2513: Introduction to Creative Writing

Selected Publications


  • Hiding in a Thimble. Haverthorn Press, 2021.


  • Imitating Light. Iron Horse Literary Review, 2021.


  • “I Don’t Know How to Tell My Father He Didn’t Prepare Me for the Real World,” Moon City Review, forthcoming

  • Two Poems, Anthropocene, 2021

  • “Super Moon,” The Boiler, 2020

  • Two Poems, Josephine Quarterly, 2020

  • “Family Portrait,” RHINO Poetry, 2019

  • “How to Care for Your Rabbit’s Foot Fern,” Sleet Magazine, 2019

  • “Bones I Get From My Mother,” Glass: A Journal of Poetry, 2018

  • “I’m Sorry I’m Not An Iguana,” Whiskey Island, 2018

  • “oh no!” Driftwood Press, 2017

Selected Reviews

  • “It’s Never Just About the Food: Digesting Samantha Zighelboim’s The Fat Sonnets,” Entropy Magazine, 2021

  • “Revolving Questions in CM Burroughs’s Master Suffering,” GASHER, 2021

Selected Conference Presentations
  • “Queer Subterfuge: How 3 LGBTQ+ Peer Tutors Complicate Writing Center Praxis.” The National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing, virtual, November 2021.

Professional Appointments or Professional Service
    • Treasurer, English Graduate Student Association, 2021-Present

    • Poetry Editor, Arcturus Magazine, 2020-Present

    • Poetry Reader, Cimmaron Review, 2020-Present

    • GPSGA Liaison, Creative Writing Association, 2020-2021

    • Panelist, Arts & Humanities Graduate School Panel, 2020

    • Managing Editor, Mid-American Review, 2017-2018

Awards and Recognition
  • Palette Poetry Prize Longlistst

  • AWP Intro Journals Award Nominee, “If I Have a Daughter I Will Call Her Shipwreck,” 2020

  • Glass Chapbook Series Finalist, 2020 

  • Best of the Net Nominee, “On Grieving,” 2020 

  • Best of the Net Nominee, “Love Poem in Rural Oklahoma,” 2019 

  • Best New Poets Nominee, 2019 

  • Best of the Net Nominee, “I <3 Mixtapes & Other Things I Think During Sex,” 2018

  • Best of the Net Nominee, “Snip/Slide,” 2018  

  • Devine Fellowship in Poetry Recipient, 2018

  • AWPWIntro Journals Award Nominee, “If you had a wife like me, you’d drink too,” 2017

  • Sylvia Angus Creative Writing Award Recipient, 2016

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