MFA in Writing & Publishing (Residential)

Michael Burkard / Visiting Poet


Michael Burkard's books of poetry include My Secret Boat (W. W. Norton), Entire Dilemma (Sarabande Books), Envelope of Night (Nightboat) and Unsleeping (Sarabande Books), among others. 

Twice Michael has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Foundation for the Arts. He has received a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Whiting Writer's Prize.

He is Associate Professor of English at Syracuse University where he teaches in the MFA Program in Creative Writing.