Poetry Porch: Poets


About Ted Richer



A Graduate of Iowa Writers’ Worshop and a Founding Faculty Professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. In 2003, his Book, The Writer in the Story and Other Figurations was published in England by Apocalypse Press. He has published in numerous journals, including AGNI, Literary Imagination, Harvard Review, James Joyce Quarterly, Leviathan, New York Quarterly, Free Inquiry, The Poetry Porch, Poetry Northeast, Clarion, and Daedelus. Richer was subject of a BBC Radio 3 presentation by Christopher Ricks on Twenty Minutes. His work has been included in the anthology Joining Music with Reason: 34 Poets, British and American, Oxford 2004-2009, chosen by Sir Christopher Ricks (Waywiser, 2010). His collection I Have to Write is forthcoming from Pen & Anvil.


Richer’s poetry and prose on The Poetry Porch.


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