Biography for Elegy Owed
Bob Hicok: Bob Hicok's poems have appeared in The New Yorker, Poetry, andThe American Poetry Review. His books include This Clumsy Living (Univ. Pittsburgh, 2007), which was awarded the 2008 Bobbitt Prize from the Library of Congress, andThe Legend of Light (Univ. Wisconsin, 1995), which was named a "Notable Book of the Year" byBooklist. Hicok has worked as an automotive die designer and a computer system administrator, and is currently an Associate Professor of English at Virginia Tech. He lives in Blacksburg, Virginia.