2015 Wheeler Prize

Our 2015 guest editor is Marcus Jackson.

Marcus Jackson was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio. After earning his BA at the University of Toledo, he continued his poetry studies in NYU’s graduate creative writing program and as a Cave Canem fellow.

Marcus Jackson’s poems have appeared in The New Yorker, Harvard Review, and The Cincinnati Review, among many other publications. He is the author of the chapbook, Rundown (Aureole Press, 2009), and the debut full-length collection, Neighborhood Register (Cavan Kerry Press, 2011).