Aaron Coleman

Aaron Coleman

Comparative Literature
Entering Year: 2016

Hometown: Detroit, Michigan

Aaron Coleman is the author of the chapbook St. Trigger, which won the 2015 Button Poetry Chapbook Contest. A Fulbright Scholar and Cave Canem Fellow from Metro-Detroit, Aaron has lived and worked with youth in locations including Kalamazoo, Chicago, Spain, and South Africa. A graduate of Washington University in St. Louis’ MFA Program and Kalamazoo College in Psychology, Aaron most recently taught Poetry Writing at Washington University in St. Louis, worked as Public Projects Assistant at Pulitzer Arts Foundation, and was co-poetry editor for The Spectacle. His poems have recently appeared or are forthcoming in Apogee, Boston Review, Fence,The Greensboro Review, Meridian, Pinwheel, River Styx, Southern Indiana Review, Third Coast, Tupelo Quarterly, and elsewhere.