Jason Sommer

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Jason Sommer is an American poet and academic.


He graduated from Brandeis University, Stanford University (where he held the Mirrielees Fellowship in Poetry), and St. Louis University. He taught at St. Louis University, Webster University, and University College, Dublin.


His work appeared in AGNI, [1] The New Republic, Ploughshares, [2] TriQuarterly. [3]

He taught at Fontbonne University [4] from 1985 to 2015, where he also held the distinction of Poet in Residence. [5]





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  1. "AGNI Online: Author Jason Sommer". Archived from the original on 27 April 2017. Retrieved 12 September 2009.
  2. "Read by Author | Ploughshares".
  3. "Tri-quarterly".
  4. "Sewanee".
  5. Sommer, Jason. LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/jason-sommer-b2063711/ . Retrieved 8 August 2018.{{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)