Joy Priest

Joy Priest is the author of HORSEPOWER (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2020), winner of the 2019 Donald Hall Prize for Poetry. Her work has been published or is upcoming in Virginia Quarterly Review, Mississippi Review, Gulf Coast, The Rumpus, and Best New Poets 2014, 2016, and 2019, among others. She has been the Nikki Giovanni Scholar at the Appalachian Writers’ Workshop and the Gregory Pardlo Scholar at The Frost Place. Currently, she is a 2019-2020 Poetry Fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, MA.