Tomás Q. Morín is the author of Patient Zero (Copper Canyon, 2017), and A Larger Country, winner of the APR/Honickman Prize, and runner-up for the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award.

He translated Pablo Neruda’s The Heights of Macchu Picchu, as well as the libretto Pancho Villa From a Safe Distance. With Mari L’Esperance he co-edited Coming Close: Forty Essays on Philip Levine. 

His work has appeared in Slate, Threepenny Review, Boulevard, Poetry, New England Review, American Poetry Review, Blackbird, and Narrative.


MFA - Creative Writing | Texas State
MA - Hispanic & Italian Studies | Johns Hopkins
BA - Spanish | Texas State

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