Kevin Pilkington

Writing Coordinator

BA, St. John’s University. MA, Georgetown University. Author of nine books of poetry including Spare Change (1997) which was the La Jolla Poets Press National Book Award winner, Ready to Eat the Sky (2004), In the Eyes of a Dog (2009) which won the New York Book Festival Award, The Unemployed Man Who Became a Tree (2011) was a Milt Kessler Poetry Book Award finalist. Poems have appeared in numerous magazines including: The Harvard Review, Poetry, Ploughshares, Boston Review, Columbia, North American Review. His debut novel Summer Shares was published in 2012. His collection, Where You Want to Be: New and Selected Poems will appear in 2015. SLC, 1991–

Undergraduate discipline: Writing
Graduate program: MFA Writing Program
Discipline/Program Affiliation(s): Writing, MFA Writing Program

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