Ariana Nash

Art Discipline: 
Wilmington, NC
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Aug 18, 2014 to Aug 29, 2014

Ariana Nadia Nash is the winner of the 2011 Philip Levine Prize in Poetry for her collection Instructions for Preparing Your Skin (Anhinga Press, 2013). She is also the author of the chapbook Our Blood Is Singing(Damask Press, 2012). She is a recipient of a Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Prize and a MacDowell Colony residency. Her work has been published in Rock & Sling, Poet Lore, Cimarron Review, Painted Bride Quarterly, and The Southeast Review, among other journals. She teaches creative writing, including in 2014-15 teaching poetry at the University of Chicago. More information and links to poems by Ariana can be found on her website at