David Wojahn

David Wojahn


BA University of Minnesota
MFA University of Arizona

Research/Teaching Focus

Creative writing (poetry), modern and contemporary poetry


From the Valley of Making: Essays on the Craft of Poetry.  Ann Arbor: U of Michigan P,  2015.

World Tree (poems). Pittsburgh: U of Pittsburgh P, 2011.

Interrogation Palace: New and Selected Poems. Pittsburgh: U of Pittsburgh P, 2006.

Spirit Cabinet (poems). Pittsburgh: U of Pittsburgh P, 2002.

Strange Good Fortune: Essays on Contemporary Poetry. Fayetteville: U of Arkansas P, 2001.

The Falling Hour (poems). Pittsburgh: U of Pittsburgh P, 1997.

Icehouse Lights (poems). Foreward by Richard Hugo. New Haven: Yale UP, 1982.


Monday’s Poem: “In the Attic,” by David Wojahn
The Chronicle of Higher Education.


Faculty photo by Patrick Scott Vickers – 2014