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Affrilachian Poets

Works by Ellen Hagan


ELLEN HAGAN is a writer, performer, and educator. Her latest collection of poetry Hemisphere, was published by Northwestern University Press, Spring 2015. Her first collection of poetry, Crowned was published by Sawyer House Press in 2010  Ellen recently joined the poetry faculty at West Virginia Wesleyan in their low-residency MFA program. She is the Director of Poetry and Theatre Programs at the DreamYard Project in the Bronx and directs their International Poetry Exchange with school partners in Japan and South Korea. She lives with her husband and daughters in New York City.


Spriggs, Bianca Lynne, and Jeremy Paden, editors. “Biographies.” Black Bone: 25 Years of the Affrilachian Poets, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2017, pp. 151–156.