Alfred Corn

Alfred Corn was born and raised in south Georgia and excelled as a student, eventually earning degrees in French studies from Emory and Columbia University. A recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Academy of American Poets, and the National Endowment for the Arts, among others, Corn has traveled widely, but has made New York City his primary residence for most of the past thirty years. He is the author of eight books of poetry, a novel, a study of prosody, and a...See more