Meet Lesle Lewis

lesle lewis


  • M.F.A. Poetry, University of Massachusetts
  • M.A.L.S. English, Keene State College
  • B.S. Education, University of New York

Professional Presentations & Publications

  • A Boot's a Boot, Cleveland State University Poetry Center (forthcoming, February, 2014)
  • lie down too, Alice James Books (2011). Press Kit [PDF]
  • "How Being a Poet Informs My Teaching," NEMLA Conference Roundtable (2008).
  • "On ADD and Writing Blocks," 4 C’s Conference (2007).
  • "What we can learn about writing blocks from college students with output problems, strong writing skills, and attentional difficulties," Journal of Teaching Writing (2007).
  • Poetry Readings (multiple), University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Jones Library Reading Series.
  • Poetry Readings (multiple), American University Women, Collected Works Reading Series.
  • Poetry Readings (multiple), University of Massachusetts Reading Series.
  • Landscapes I & II, Alice James Books (2006). Press Kit [PDF]
  • Small Boat, University of Iowa Press (2003).
  • The poems of Lesle Lewis have appeared in numerous journals, including:
    • American Letters and Commentary
    • Northern New England Review
    • Green Mountains Review
    • Barrow Street
    • Mudfish
    • Slope
    • Sentence
    • Massachusetts Review
    • New Hampshire Review
    • The Cincinnati Review
    • The Hollins Critic
    • Mississippi Review
    • jubilat
  • Poems by Favorite Poets, editor. G.K. Hall & Co (1992).

Roles at Landmark

  • Professor

Academic Interests

  • Writing Blocks