Steve Kronen

Kronen Steve

Steve Kronen‘s collections are Homage to Mistress Oppenheimer,  (Eyewear), Splendor (BOA), and Empirical Evidence, (University of Georgia Press). His work has appeared in The New RepublicThe American ScholarPoetryImage, APRLittle StarSubtropicsThe Southern Review, Arion, The Sewanee ReviewThe Yale ReviewNew Statesman, and Plume. Awards include an NEA, three Florida Individual Artist fellowships, the Cecil Hemley Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, the James Boatwright Poetry Prize from Shenandoah, and fellowships from Bread Loaf, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conferences. He received an MFA from Warren Wilson College. Steve is a librarian in Miami where he lives with his wife, novelist Ivonne Lamazares.

  • An Island

    Toward the end of the island
  • Ophelia

    Where stars sleep on the calm black waters,
  • ON PAINTING THE SISTINE CHAPEL: MICHELANGELO TO GIOVANNI DA PISTOIA

    This damn job’s given me a goiter –