Biographies Erin Belieu (1967-)

Erin Belieu was born in Omaha, Nebraska, in 1967. She is the author of four poetry collections; Infanta (1995) was selected by Hayden Carruth for the National Poetry Series, and Slant Six (2014) was named a top-10 book of the year by The New York Times. Belieu is the recipient of the Rona Jaffe Fellowship, and is co-founder of the national literary organization VIDA, which draws attention to gender bias in literary publishing. She currently teaches at Florida State University and lives in Tallahassee, Florida. 

Audio Recordings with Erin Belieu

  • Erin Belieu and Fanny Howe reading their poems in the Mumford Room, Library of Congress, Mar. 26, 1998

Selected Works at the Library of Congress