Ryan Teitman

Ryan Teitman is the author of the poetry collection Litany for the City (BOA Editions, 2012). His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Gulf Coast, The Southern Review, and The Threepenny Review, and his reviews appear in The Rumpus, The Millions, and Kenyon Review Online. His awards include a Wallace Stegner Fellowship, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, and a MacDowell Colony Fellowship.


O Pioneer

In the early 19th century, any surgery was a brutal endeavor....

The Squid Variations

Ryan Teitman on Matthew Gavin Frank, a book-length essay, poetry, the biography of a naturalist, and a giant squid....

The Squid Variations