Christian Bancroft

Christian Bancroft

Christian Bancroft received his PhD from the University of Houston and is the recipient of a Michener Fellowship. A semifinalist for the 2018 Crab Orchard Series in Poetry First Book Award and the 2017 Lena-Miles Wever Todd Prize for Poetry, he is the author of Now Sing: Reflections on Modernism and Queering Translation (under contract, Routledge) and the co-editor of the 2018 Unsung Masters Series volume, Adelaide Crapsey: The Life and Work of an American Master. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Callaloo, The Missouri Review, jubilat, Gulf Coast, and Asymptote, among others. Born and raised in Houston, he currently lives in rural Pennsylvania.