John Hodgen

John Hodgen is the Writer-in-Residence at Assumption University in Worcester, MA.  Hodgen won the AWP Donald Hall Prize in Poetry for Grace (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005).  His fourth book of poetry Heaven & Earth Holding Company is out from the University of Pittsburgh Press, and his first book In My Father’s House, has been reprinted from Lynx House/University of Washington Press.  Hodgen’s fifth book, The Lord of Everywhere, is just out, also from Lynx House/University of Washington Press.


  • The Twenties

    Consider the twenties, not Gatsby, not Daisy, not that old Roaring,