Christopher Merrill

Christopher Merrill

Writer & Poet

Christopher Merrill has published six collections of poetry, including Watch Fire, for which he received the Lavan Younger Poets Award from the Academy of American Poets; many edited volumes and translations; and six books of nonfiction, among them, Things of the Hidden God: Journey to the Holy Mountain, The Tree of the Doves: Ceremony, Expedition, War and Self-Portrait with Dogwood. His writings have been translated into nearly 40 languages; his journalism appears widely; his honours include a Chevalier from the French government in the Order of Arts and Letters. He directs the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa.



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