blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2012 v11n1
an online journal of literature and the arts
Taylor Altman

Taylor Altman is the author of a book of poems, Swimming Back (sunnyoutside, 2008), and her work has appeared in Mezzo Cammin, The New Formalist, Notre Dame Review, and Salamander. Altman was awarded the 2007 Shmuel Traum Prize in Literary Translation from Boston University for her translation of Fran├žois Villon’s “Ballade des pendus.” She earned an MFA in creative writing from Boston University and a BA from Stanford University. Altman is working toward her JD at Berkeley Law School.  end

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