About Maryann Corbett

Maryann Corbett lives in St. Paul, Minnesota, and works for the Minnesota Legislature. She holds a doctorate in English from the University of Minnesota and is the author of Breath Control, forthcoming in 2012 from David Robert Books, and the chapbooks Gardening in a Time of War (Pudding House) and Dissonance (Scienter Press). Her poems, essays, and translations have recently appeared (or are forthcoming) in Measure, Literary Imagination, The Dark Horse, and Mezzo Cammin. Her poems have won the Lyric Memorial Award and the Willis Barnstone Translation Prize.


Maryann Corbett Has written the following articles:


Good Bone Structure: Maryann Corbett on Charles Martin

Reviewed: Signs and Wonders by Charles Martin. The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011. 74 pages. To publish a collection of new poems late in a distinguished career is a slightly anxious proposition, both for the poet and for readers. This is even more true when the previous book, nine years old now, was a “new […]

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