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Welcome to My New Website

October 2, 2013

While I loved my old website, which I designed and built myself using Microsoft Frontpage and Dreamweaver in the early days of the interwebs, it was getting really arduous to update due to the Pleistocene-era software I was using.  So welcome to my brand new website, which runs on WordPress, and was designed and built by the fabulous Josh McCall.


September 30, 2013

Six poems at poets.org Five poems at Poetry Foundation Six poems at From the Fishouse Recent Poems “Just as the Darkness Got Very Dark / Another Data Point” – Poem-A-Day, Academy of American Poets (2024, with audio) “Manifesto of Fragility / Terraform” – The Rumpus (2024) “The Shape of Progress” – Electric Literature (2023) “Liquid Nitrogen” – The Ilanot Review


Spring-Summer 2024 Events

Apr 9 – 4:30pm, Barney-Davis Hall – Beck Series, Denison University (Granville, OH)

Apr 25 – Apr 28 – Cúirt International Festival of Literature (Galway, Ireland)

Apr 26 (Fri) – 4pm – Poetry Reading w/ Leontia Flynn + Scott McKendry (The Mick Lally Theatre) Apr 27 (Sat) – 10:30am – Frames of Reference: w/ Brenda Shaughnessy + …

About Erika

Erika Meitner is an American poet and the author of six books of poems. She is also a professor of English at UW-Madison.