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Grady Chambers is the author of North American Stadiums, selected by Henri Cole as the winner of the 2018 Max Ritvo Poetry Prize and published by Milkweed Editions in June 2018. He was a 2015-2017 Wallace Stegner Fellow in Creative Writing at Stanford University. His poems and stories are forthcoming from Ploughshares, Kenyon Review Online, Joyland, and Quarterly West, and recent work has appeared in The Paris Review; The Iowa Review; Nashville Review; Forklift, Ohio; Diode Poetry Journal; Adroit Journal, and elsewhere. His writing has received support from the Norman Mailer Center, the New York State Summer Writers Institute, and Syracuse University, where he earned his MFA. He lives, writes, and teaches in Philadelphia.