Chard deNiord

Chard deNiord is the author of five books of poetry, Interstate, The Double Truth (forthcoming in January, 2011 from the University of Pittsburgh Press), Night Mowing (The University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005), Sharp Golden Thorn (Marsh Hawk Press, 2003), and Asleep in the Fire (University of Alabama Press, 1990). His book of interviews with senior American poets, Sad Friends, Drowned Lovers, Stapled Songs, is scheduled to appear next fall from Marick Press. His poems, interviews and essays have appeared recently in Best of The Pushcart Prize, New England Review, Best American Poetry, Hudson Review, American Poetry Review, Ploughshares, The Southern Review and Salmagundi. He is an associate professor of English at Providence College and lives in Putney with his wife Liz.