Brad Richard

Brad Richard

Brad Richard is the author of Habitations (Portals Press, 2000); Motion Studies (The Word Works, 2011 - winner of the 2010 Washington Prize); Butcher’s Sugar (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2012); and Parasite Kingdom (forthcoming, The Word Works, 2019 - winner of the 2018 Tenth Gate Prize). He has also published three chapbooks, most recently Larval Songs (Antenna, 2018), a collaboration with artist Kelly Anne Mueller. Winner of the Poets & Writers Writers Exchange Award and recipient of the Louisiana Division of the Arts’ Artist of the Year Award, Richard directs the creative writing program at Lusher Charter School and co-directs the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards of South Louisiana. He also co-organizes The Waves Reading Series with Elizabeth Gross.