Steve Kronen’s Splendor appeared from BOA in 2006.  His poetry has appeared in The New Republic, The American Scholar, Poetry, Agni, APR, The Georgia Review, Ploughshares, The Yale Review, The Threepenny Review, and elsewhere. He has been a fellow at Bread Loaf, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, received an NEA, two Florida Arts Council grants, and the Cecil Hemley Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America. His first book, Empirical Evidence, won the Contemporary Poetry Series prize and was published by the University of Georgia Press in 1992.

Steve is a librarian in Miami, Florida where he lives with his wife, novelist Ivonne Lamazares (The Sugar Island) and their daughter, Sophie.