Autumn House is pleased to announce that circle / square by T.J. McLemore is the winner of the 2019 Autumn House Press Chapbook Contest! A big congratulations to T.J. and thanks to all the wonderful poets who were finalists and everyone who submitted this year!
T.J.’s poems have appeared in New England Review, Crazyhorse, 32 Poems, Adroit Journal, Prairie Schooner, SLICE, Massachusetts Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Tupelo Quarterly, and other publications. Individual poems have been selected for Best New Poets, featured on Poetry Daily, and nominated for a Pushcart. He’s received awards and fellowships from the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Boston University, Crab Orchard Review, and Poetry by the Sea. T.J. also serves as a poetry editor at The Hopper and Descant and is currently a doctoral student in English literature and environmental humanities at the University of Colorado Boulder.
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