Washington University in St. Louis
Campus Box 1122
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
francine j. harris's first collection of poems, allegiance (2012), was finalist for both the Kate Tufts Discovery Award and the PEN Open Book Award. Originally from Detroit, she is a 2015 NEA fellow, and has an MFA in Poetry from University of Michigan, where she was also awarded a Zell fellowship. Her second collection, Play Dead, is forthcoming from Alice James Books in Spring, 2016.