Merrifield, Jennifer

Jennifer Merrifield is the author of American Proper (March Street Press, 2008). A featured emerging writer in Natural Bridge, her poetry received the 2006 Columbia Poetry Prize, the 2007 42opus Editor’s Select Prize, and has appeared in dozens of journals and anthologies, including Fourteen Hills, LIT, and Sycamore Review. Raised in Fairmont, West Virginia, she teaches at Potomac State College of WVU and lives in LaVale.