Gregory Fraser has published poetry in the Southern Review, the Paris Review, Ploughshares, and many other literary journals. A two-time finalist for the Walt Whitman Award, Fraser's book Strange Pieta was published in 2003 by Texas Tech University Press. His second collection, Answering the Ruins, will appear in spring 2009 from Northwestern University Press. He is the co-author, with Chad Davidson, of Poetry Writing: Creative-Critical Approaches, forthcoming from Palgrave-Macmillan. The recipient of a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, Fraser is an associate professor of English at the University of West Georgia.
Gregory Fraser and Eric Elshtain are collaborating on a project which is being performed at Black Rock Pub & Kitchen on October 1st.