Meet Andrea Hollander — National Poetry Month Featured Poet for April 4th

Andrea Hollander is the author of four full-length poetry collections: Landscape with Female Figure: New & Selected Poems, a finalist for the Oregon Book Award; Woman in the Painting; The Other Life; and House Without a Dreamer, which won the Nicholas Roerich Poetry Prize. Other honors include a 2013 Oregon Literary Fellowship, a Pushcart Prize for prose memoir, the D. H. Lawrence Fellowship, the Runes Poetry Prize, two poetry fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, and two from the Arkansas Arts Council. Her poems and essays have appeared in numerous anthologies, college textbooks, and literary journals. For twenty-two years she served as the Writer-in-Residence at Lyon College, where she was awarded the Lamar Williamson Prize for Excellence in Teaching. She lives in Portland, Oregon, where she teaches workshops at the Attic Institute and Mountain Writers Series.



Andrea Hollander’s Web page

32 Poems Interview with Andrea Hollander Budy — Interviewed by Serena M. Agusto-Cox

Poems On-Line:

Living Room


When You Hear His Name

Beauty Parlor

What I Need It For

What It Is


Eating Mashed Potatoes (text) or (MP3 audio)