Sherod Santos has been a finalist for the National Book Award. He lives in Chicago, Illinois.
Books by Sherod Santos
"Beautifully rendered.... Santos's greatest accomplishment here is not that he provides answers for the unanswerable, but that he convinces readers that love creates ‘words whose syllables we are laved in, / Whose meanings keep endlessly coming to pass.’” —Publishers WeeklyMore
Winner of the Umhoefer Prize: "A magnificent achievement, better, more animated, buoyant, and richly articulated than any other version I know."—Anthony HechtMore
“Santos captures moments of lyric intensity and beauty
that feel as fresh today as when they were written.”
"[Santos] articulates some of the most moving truths we can know about our shared humanity."—Washington PostMore
A National Book Award finalist for 1999.More