Bruce Snider

Associate Professor

Full-Time Faculty

(415) 422-4748 Kalmanovitz Hall 480


Bruce Snider is the recipient of Wallace Stegner, James A. Michener, and Jenny McKean Moore Fellowships.

He is also the author of the poetry collections Paradise, Indiana, winner of the Lena–Miles Wever Todd Poetry Prize, The Year We Studied Women, winner of the Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry, and co-editor with Shara Lessley of an anthology of essays, The Poem’s Country: Place and Poetic Practice (forthcoming, Pleiades Press, March 2018).

He is published in Best American Poetry 2012.

MFA, University of Texas at Austin
Selected Publications

Snider, Bruce. (2012) Paradise, Indiana. LSU Press.

Snider, Bruce. (2003) The Year We Studied Women. UW Press.

Works published in Best American Poetry 2012

Awards & Distinctions

Wallace Stegner fellowship

James A. Michener fellowship

Jenny McKean Moore fellowship

Lena–Miles Wever Todd Poetry Prize

Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry