Molly Peacock

UU World contributor Molly Peacock

Molly Peacock’s latest poetry collections are The Analyst: Poems and Cornucopia: New and Selected Poems from W.W. Norton and Company. Former president of the Poetry Society of America and poet-in-residence at the American Poets’ Corner, she is the co-founder of Poetry in Motion on New York’s subways. Her poems appear in leading literary journals such as Poetry, The Malahat Review, The Women’s Review of Books, and Plume and are anthologized in The Oxford Book of American Poetry. Her latest project is Molly Peacock’s Secret Poetry Room, a creative space for first generation college students to write. Peacock is also a biographer and the author of two books about creativity in the lives of women artists: The Paper Garden and Flower Diary. She teaches for the Unterberg Poetry Center at the 92nd St Y.

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