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Anna Leahy is the author of the nonfiction book Tumor and the poetry books Aperture and Constituents of Matter, among other books. Her essays have won top prizes from the Los Angeles Review, Ninth Letter, and Dogwood. She directs the MFA in Creative Writing program at Chapman University, where she curates the Tabula Poetica reading series and edits the international poetry journal TAB.

book cover for tumor with graphic tumor of yellow cells against black backgroundbook cover for conversing with cancer featuring hands of a physician holding a patient's handTUMOR
Anna Leahy
part of the Object Lessons series from Bloomsbury
…the hidden life of ordinary things…

Lisa Sparks & Anna Leahy
part of the Language as Social Action series from Peter Lang
…works that have profound, provocative implications…

book cover for aperture featuring a blue and white celestial object formatted in the shape of a camera aperture against a black backgroundAPERTUREbook cover for delphi series volume 1, including sharp miracles; the view looks down a wooden pier at a deck chair and across the water to the other shore
Anna Leahy
Leahy writes poems with such intelligence, concision, grace, and precision in terms of line, language and the word. Aperture is an arresting and necessary addition to the landscape of contemporary poetry ~ Victoria Chang, author of Barbie Chang & Obit

Anna Leahy

Anna Leahy

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