Berwyn Moore

Moore, Berwyn

Berwyn Moore (’90/’92): Berwyn Moore was awarded the 2015 James Dickey Poetry Prize from Five Points: A Journal of Literature and Art. Her poems have also won awards from the Bellevue Literary Review, The Pinch Literary Journal, Margie: The American Journal of Poetry, and Negative Capability Press and have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. Her collections include O Body Swayed and Dissolution of Ghosts, which was a finalist for the Lyre Prize. She edited the anthology Dwelling in Possibility: Voices of Erie County and served as the inaugural Poet Laureate of Erie County, Pennsylvania, from 2009 to 2010. Her poetry has been published in The Southern Review, Measure: A Review of Formal Poetry, Shenandoah, Poetry Northwest, Nimrod, Journal of the American Medical Association, and Briar Cliff Review¬†and other journals. She teaches English at Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania.