Lynn Emanuel

Lynn Collins Emanuel is an American poet. Some of her poetry collections include Then, Suddenly— and Noose and Hook (University of Pittsburgh Press). She has received two grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Eric Matthieu King Award from the Academy of American Poets. She also won the 1992 National Poetry Series Open Competition forThe Dig, and has been awarded a Pushcart Prize.


"Despite my lovely diction I am going to die."

- Lynn Emanuel