4:30: Reading: Iowa Poetry Prize 30th Anniversary

5:30 Reading: Off-site w/ Free Verse


New review on Rob McLennan's Blog

On Walking On​, Nightboat Books, spring 2017

8PM: Nightboat reading; Flybar 1202 N Franklin

4:30:  Panel: "Into English" on multiple translations

New book:

Gave, Omnidawn Publications, spring 2017

New review in Kenyon Review

New poems online: 

 New interview in  The Spectacle

New chapbook:

   Recent Publications

April 20: Reading at Wells College, NY

     The Common

New Anthology publication:


c o l e   s w e n s e n


AWP 2018:

Photo credit: Anthony Hayward

Upcoming Events & Readings:

 New review in Ploughshares

 New review in The Journal 

​April 27: Reading at University of Chigaco

     Free Verse