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Christina Pugh

Christina Pugh‘s most recent book of poems is Stardust Media (University of Massachusetts Press, 2020), winner of the Juniper Prize for Poetry. A former Guggenheim fellow, she teaches at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Winter 2011

Sere World

By Christina Pugh

And his torso curls, contracting from the rod of his outstretched arms: as in Letter to the World, as in certain loneliest intervals in Merce. Some of us persist and […]

Winter 2011

Techno-blue Lobelia

By Christina Pugh

Honestly: I just don't know what will catch fire. This flower bed's what's often called a carpet, what I'd consider welkin, since any blue that canopies can also line afoot. […]