Lauren Camp

Lauren Camp (www.laurencamp.com) is a poet and educator. She is the author of three books, most recently One Hundred Hungers(Tupelo Press, 2016), which won the Dorset Prize. Her poems have appeared in New England Review, Poetry International, World Literature Today, Beloit Poetry Journal, and elsewhere. Other literary honors include the Margaret Randall Poetry Prize, an Anna Davidson Rosenberg Award, and a Black Earth Institute Fellowship. She is the producer and host of Santa Fe Public Radio’s Audio Saucepan, which interweaves music with contemporary poetry.

  • Tony Webster, Dakota Access Pipeline protest at the Sacred Stone Camp near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, August 25, 2016
    September 15, 2016 | Lauren Camp
    Tony Webster, Dakota Access Pipeline protest at the Sacred Stone Camp near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, August 25, 2016 This poem addresses the demonstrations against the Dakota Access Pi...
  • Tigris River
    January 7, 2013 | Lauren Camp
    The Tigris River in Baghdad. Photo NewsHour/Flickr For nearly two years, I worked on poems about my father’s early years in Baghdad. Every now and again, I slipped an occasional question to my dad,...