Ned Balbo

Ned Balbo’s The Trials of Edgar Poe and Other Poems (Story Line Press) received the Donald Justice Prize and the Poets’ Prize. His previous books are Lives of the Sleepers (Ernest Sandeen Poetry Prize) and Galileo’s Banquet. A new book, Upcycling Paumanok, is due out in 2016 from Measure Press. He currently teaches in the MFA program in creative writing and environment at Iowa State University.*