James Kimbrell’s newest book, Smote, was published in 2015 by Sarabande Books. Listen to FSU’s own James Kimbrell share from his work here:
James Kimbrell holds a PhD from the University of Missouri-Columbia, an MFA from the University of Virginia, and an MA from the University of Southern Mississippi. Specializing in poetry, he has received a National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship, the Whiting Writer’s Award, the Ruth Lilly Fellowship, a Ford Foundation Fellowship, and the Academy of American Poets Prize. Recent poems, reviews and translations have appeared in magazines and anthologies such as Poetry, The Nation, Prairie Schooner, The Boston Book Review, and American Poetry: The Next Generation.
This reading was recorded at The Warehouse, Tallahassee, Florida, on October 13, 2015.