Roy Bentley

Roy Bentley’s poems have appeared in Blackbird, Shenandoah, Rattle, The Southern Review, Prairie Schooner, and elsewhere. He is the recipient of a creative writing fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts and fellowships from the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs and the Ohio Arts Council. His fifth book, Walking with Eve in the Loved City, was a finalist for the 2018 Miller Williams Poetry Prize (selected by series editor Billy Collins) and is available from the University of Arkansas Press. A new collection, American Loneliness, is out from Lost Horse Press in Sandpoint, Idaho.