Nancy White is a poet and teacher living in upstate New York.
Her first book, Sun, Moon, Salt, won the Washington Prize for poetry and a second edition was issued by The Word Works in 2009. Tamarack Editions published her second collection of poems, Detour (2010) and Tiger Bark Press her third, Ask Again Later (2017).
Her poems appear in many journals, including Antioch Review, Black Warrior Review, Cincinnati Review, Diner, FIELD, The Journal, Massachusetts Review, Nimrod, Ploughshares, Poet Lore, Rattle, Seneca Review, Sojourners, and Washington Square.
Since 2010 she has served as president and co-editor-in-chief at The Word Works in Washington, D.C.
Thanks go to The MacDowell Colony, The Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center, and The Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council for their support.
She taught first at Saint Ann’s School in Brooklyn, then Bennington College, and now at SUNY Adirondack.