Kristina Darling

Art Discipline: 
Ballwin, MO
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Feb 9, 2015 to Feb 27, 2015

Kristina Marie Darling is the author of twenty collections of poetry and hybrid prose, which include VOW, PETRARCHAN, and FAILURE LYRIC,forthcoming from BlazeVOX Books. Her writing has been honored with a Yaddo residency and a Visiting Artist Fellowship from the American Academy in Rome. She has also held artist-in-residence fellowships at the Ucross Foundation, the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, the Hambidge Center for the Arts and Sciences, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, the Vermont Studio Center, the Ragdale Foundation, the Santa Fe Art Institute, and Willapa Bay AiR. Kristina is the recipient of international literary arts fellowships from the Hawthornden Castle Retreat for Writers and the B.A.U. Institute, as well as grants from the Kittredge Fund and the Elizabeth George Foundation. She is currently working toward a Ph.D. in Poetics at S.U.N.Y.-Buffalo, where she was awarded a Presidential Fellowship.