Mason School of Art | Heather Green
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Heather Green

Heather Green
Assistant Professor
Advanced Aesthetics, Art Writing, Critical Theory in Visual Arts, Poetry for Artists, Writing for Artists
2027 Art and Design Building; MSN: 1C3

Heather Green’s poetry collection No Other Rome was published in 2021 in the Akron Poetry Series. Her poems have appeared in Bennington Review, Denver Quarterly, Everyday Genius, the New Yorker, and elsewhere. She’s also the author of the chapbooks No Omen and The Match Array.

Her translation of Tristan Tzara’s Noontimes Won, published in June of 2018 by Octopus Books, was the recipient of the Hemingway grant from the French Ministry of Culture. Her translation of Tzara’s Guide to the Heart Rail was released in 2017 in a limited-run art edition, with images by artist Pete Sculte, by Goodmorning Menagerie. Her translations of Tzara’s work are forthcoming in AGNI and Ploughshares and have appeared in AsymptoteOpen Letters MonthlyPoetry International, and several anthologies, including the recent In the Shape of a Human Body I Am Visiting the Earth, from McSweeneys Press.

Her recent writing on poetry and translation appears in Poetry Daily, where she serves on the editorial board and is forthcoming from Hopscotch Translation.

Green holds an MA in literature from the University of Nebraska and an MFA in creative writing (poetry) from Boston University and works as an Assistant Professor in the InterArts program in the School of Art at George Mason University.