Maxine Scates

Scates Maxine

Maxine Scates is the author of three previously published books of poetry, Undone (New Issues 2011), Black Loam and Toluca Street, and co-editor, with David Trinidad, of Holding Our Own: The Selected Poems of Ann Stanford (Copper Canyon). Her fourth book, My Wilderness, will appear in the Pitt Poetry Series. Her poems have been widely published or are forthcoming in such journals as AGNI, The American Poetry Review, Ironwood, The Massachusetts Review, The New England Review, Ploughshares, Plume, The Virginia Quarterly Review and The New Yorker  and have received, among other awards, the Starrett Prize, the Oregon Book Award for Poetry, and two Pushcart Prizes.