Photo credit: Olivia Seally

Sean Singer

b. 1974

Current City, State, Country

Ossining, New York, USA

Birth City, State, Country

Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico


Sean Singer is the author of Discography (Yale University Press, 2002), winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets Prize, selected by W.S. Merwin, and the Norma Farber First Book Award from the Poetry Society of America; Honey & Smoke (Eyewear Publishing, 2015); and Today in the Taxi (Tupelo Press, 2022), winner of the 2022 National Jewish Book award. He runs a manuscript consultation service at

Published Works

Today in the Taxi (Tupelo Press, 2022)
Honey & Smoke (Eyewear Publishing, 2015)
Discography (Yale University Press, 2002)

Author Site

Links to Sample Works

Video Reading


Rutgers-Newark, Ph.D. 2013
Washington University in St. Louis, MFA, 1999
Indiana University, Bloomington, BA, 1997

Languages of Publication(s) and Poets Translated

Berl Pomerantz (Hebrew)

Subject Matter