Ari Banias is the author of Anybody (2016), a finalist for the PEN USA Literary award in poetry.
His work has appeared in American Poetry Review, Boston Review, Poetry, A Public Space, and in the anthology Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics.
He is the recipient of fellowships from Stanford University, the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing, and the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown.
- MFA, Hunter College
- BA, Sarah Lawrence College
Banias, A. (2016). Anybody. New York: W.W. Norton
- Awards & Distinctions
Cecil Hemley Memorial Award, Poetry Society of America
Artist in Residence, Headlands Center for the Arts
Poetry Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts