Biographies Rafael Campo (1964-)

Rafael Campo was born in Dover, New Jersey in 1964. He is the author of five poetry collections, including What the Body Told (1996), winner of the Lambda Literary Award; Landscape with Human Figure(2002); and The Enemy (2007). His other honors include a fellowship from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Hispanic Academy of Arts and Sciences Annual Achievement Award, and the National Poetry Series award. Campo has also received an honorary Doctor of Literature degree from Amherst College and is currently a practicing physician at Harvard Medical School and the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.

Audio Recordings with Rafael Campo

  • Agha Shahid Ali and Rafael Campo reading their poems in the Mumford Room, Library of Congress, Feb. 4, 1999

Selected Works at the Library of Congress