Discipline: Literature – poetry

Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Discipline: Literature – poetry
Region: Oxford, MS
MacDowell fellowships: 2006, 2009, 2019

Aimee Nezhukumatathil is the author of four award-winning books of poetry, most recently, Oceanic (Copper Canyon Press), winner of the 2018 poetry award from the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters. Her writing appears in The New York Times, Tin House, BuzzFeed, ESPN, and POETRY. While at MacDowell, she worked on her fifth collection of poems, and edits on her forthcoming illustrated nature essay collection, In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, & Other Astonishments, forthcoming in Aug. 2020 from Milkweed Editions.



Aimee Nezhukumatathil worked in the Banks studio.

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