Han VanderHart

Hannah VanderHart

Han VanderHart is a genderqueer Southern writer living in Durham, North Carolina. Han holds an MFA in poetry from George Mason University and an MA in English from Georgetown, where they worked with Carolyn Forché at the Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice. In 2019, Han received their PhD in English from Duke University and defended the dissertation Gender and Collaboration in Seventeenth-Century English Poetry. Han’s poetry, reviews, and essays have appeared in Poetry DailyThe Boston GlobeKenyon ReviewAmerican Poetry ReviewAGNISouthern Humanities Review, Chattahoochee ReviewPoetry NorthwestPoetry InternationalRHINO PoetryTinderbox Poetry JournalThe Greensboro Review and The Rumpus. Their works-in-progress include the poetry collection Larks and the essay collection Confederate Monument Removal. Han is the reviews editor at EcoTheo Review, edits Moist Poetry Journal, and hosts Of Poetry Podcast. More at: https://hanvanderhart.com

Broadsides: “The Light Has Always Been Going Down,” released August 2018

BooksWhat Pecan Light, released April 2021

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