Leah Naomi Green

Leah Naomi Green is the author of The More Extravagant Feast( Graywolf Press, 2020), which was selected by Li-Young Lee for the Walt Whitman Award of the Academy of American Poets. Her Chapbook, The Ones We Have,received the 2012 Flying Trout Chapbook prize. Leah Naomi Green teaches English and environmental studies at Washington and Lee University, and lives in the Shenandoah Mountains where she, her partner, and their daughters homestead and grow food.  Leah Naomi Green received an MFA from The University of California, Irvine, her work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Paris Review,Tin House,The Southern Review,Ecotone,Pleiades, and Shenandoah.