Judith A Vollmer

Professor of English


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Judith Vollmer's is the author of four full-length books of poetry, including The Water Books (Autumn House 2012), Reactor (University of Wisconsin Press 2004), The Door Open to the Fire (Cleveland State University Press 1997), and Level Green (University of Wisconsin Press 1990), and the limited edition collection Black Butterfly (Center for Book Arts 1997).  Vollmer also is the recipient of the Brittingham, the Cleveland State, and the Center for Book Arts publication prizes; poetry fellowships from the National Endowment and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, and artist fellowships from the Corporation of Yaddo and the American Academy in Rome, among others.  Awarded the Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award of the University of Pittsburgh, she teaches in the Creative & Professional Writing Program at Pitt-Greensburg and in the Low Residency MFA Program in Poetry & Poetry in Translation at Drew University.  Her poetry and criticism have appeared or are forthcoming in Agni, Poetry International, Prairie Schooner, The Womens Review of Books, Witness, Great River Review, and Miramar, among many others.  She also served as editor of ICONOSCOPE: New & Selected Poems by Peter Oresick, forthcoming, Pitt Poetry Series 2015.

Please contact Professor Vollmer if you are interested in Pendulum, the campus literary magazine.