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Tania Runyan


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Runyan, poetry


Awarded an NEA Literature Fellowship in 2011, Tania Runyan is the author of A Thousand Vessels, persona poems written in the voices of several biblical women; Simple Weight, which was a finalist for FutureCycle Poetry Press's Book Prize and stems from the Beatitudes; and Delicious Air, which was awarded Book of the Year by the Conference on Christianity and Literature in 2007. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in many publications, including Poetry, Image, Atlanta Review, Indiana Review, The Christian Century, Willow Springs, Nimrod, Southern Poetry Review, Poetry Northwest, and the anthology A Fine Frenzy: Poets Respond to Shakespeare. Runyan is also the poetry editor for both Every Day Poems from T.S. Poetry Press and Relief Journal. For more information about her work, you can visit her website.