Keith Jones

About Keith:
Keith Jones is the author of the chapbooks shorn ellipses (Agape Editions, 2017), blue lake of tensile fire (Projective Industries 2017), the lucid upward ladder (finalist for Verse Magazine’s Tomaž Šalamun Prize, 2015), Fugue Meadow (Ricochet Editions, 2015), and Surface to Air, Residuals of Basquiat (Pressed Wafer, 2012). His manuscript echo’s errand was a finalist for the 2016 Numinous Orisons, Luminous Origins Literary Award (Agape Editions) and the 1913 Prize for 1st Books (1913 Press). His chapbook the lucid upward ladder was a finalist for the 2015 Tomaž Šalamun Prize (Verse Magazine). His poems have appeared in Barrow StreetChicago Review, Denver QuarterlyFlag + Void, No Infinite, The Winter Anthology, Verse, and elsewhere. His prose has appeared in Consequence Magazine and Stylus, the blog of the Woodberry Poetry Room, Harvard University. He lives in Jamaica Plain and teaches at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.