Beckian Fritz Goldberg holds an MFA from Vermont
College and is the author of several volumes of poetry, Body
Betrayer (1991), In the Badlands of Desire (1993), Never
Be the Horse (1999), winner of the University of Akron Poetry
Prize selected by Thomas Lux, and Twentieth Century Children,
a limited edition chapbook, (1999). Her work has appeared widely
in anthologies and journals including The American Poetry Review,
The Best American Poetry 1995, Field, The Gettysburg
Review, Indiana Review, The Iowa Review, New
American Poets of the 90's, and The Massachusetts Review.
She has been awarded the Theodore Roethke Poetry Prize, The
Gettysburg Review Annual Poetry Award, The University of
Akron Press Poetry Prize, and a Pushcart Prize. Her newest volume
of poems, The Book of Accident, will appear in fall, 2002,
from Invisible Cities Press. Currently, Goldberg directs the MFA
Creative Writing Program at Arizona State University.