Denise Bergman

Denise Bergman

Denise Bergman’s A Woman in Pieces Crossed a Sea won the Patricia Clark Smith Poetry Prize and was published by West End Press in June 2014. The book centers on the construction and endurance of “symbol” in the Statue of Liberty. The Telling (Cervena Barva Press in January 2014) is a book-length poem. Seeing Annie Sullivan (Cedar Hill Books), is based on the early life of Annie Sullivan, Helen Keller’s teacher. Denise conceived and edited the anthology of urban poetry City River of Voices (West End). The first stanza of her poem Red, about a neighborhood near a slaughterhouse, is permanently installed in a public park in Cambridge, MA. www.denisebergman.com.

Denise Bergman has contributed the following: