Jennifer Polson Peterson

Jennifer Polson Peterson is a poet living in south Mississippi. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Colorado Review, Beloit Poetry JournalImage, and elsewhere. Her chapbook-length projects have been longlisted for the Hollingworth Prize with Partus Press and named a finalist for Harbor Review’s Editor’s Prize. She is a PhD student in creative writing at the University of Southern Mississippi's Center for Writers where she teaches writing and serves as an assistant editor for Mississippi Review. Find her at and

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Poems on Family, the Fragmented Self, and Place