Alan May

Alan May’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in New York Quarterly,  december, The Hollins Critic, Plume, New Orleans Review, The Hong Kong Review, Interim, Willow Springs, Phoebe, Hotel Amerika, and others. His most recent books are Dead Letters (2008) and More Unknowns (2014). He has taught at the University of Montevallo, the University of Tennessee, and the University of Alabama. He works as a librarian in Knoxville, TN and hosts The Beat, a poetry podcast produced by Knox County Public Library. 


“To Be That Boy, to Be That Horse”   Plume

“Achilles”  The Laurel Review and Fire

“Snow Globe”  Inflectionist Review

“Drowned”  Yemassee

“Biography of Don Knots”  DIAGRAM

“Artists in Hell”  Double Room

“Flowers”   More Unknowns

“Aglaope”  More Unknowns