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Marcus Jackson

Marcus Jackson

Instructor, Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing


Marcus Jackson’s debut full-length collection of poems, entitled Neighborhood Register, was released in 2011, and his second book-length collection, Pardon My Heart, was published by TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press in 2018. His poems have appeared in The New Yorker, Harvard Review, The New York Times and The Cincinnati Review, among many other publications. 

Marcus lives with his wife and daughter in Columbus, Ohio and teaches poetry in our low-residency master of fine arts in creative writing program.

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