Rafael Campo

Rafael Campo teaches and practices medicine at Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. His poems have appeared recently or are forthcoming in Hudson Review, Image, New Criterion, Poetry Review (UK), Threepenny Review, and elsewhere. His new and selected poetry, Comfort Measure Only, will be published by Duke University Press in fall 2018. For more information, please visitrafaelcampo.com.

  • Ophthalmology

    No me miras, she said, hiding her face,

    She speaks for him, her husband’s deepening
  • Wilhelmina Shakespeare

    Blond hair, blue eyes, buck teeth:  we taunted you