American poet Marie Howe is the author of four books of poetry, most recently Magdalene (2017, WW Norton). She has been awarded fellowships from The Academy of American Poets, The Guggenheim Foundation, and The National Endowment for the Arts. In 2012 she was named State Poet of New York, and in 2020 she was named Poet-in-Residence at The Cathedral Church of St John the Divine in New York City. Presently, she is a chancellor of The Academy of American Poets. She has taught at Columbia University, NYU, and Sarah Lawrence College.