Noah Stetzer is a 2014 graduate from The MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College and also a scholarship recipient from the Lambda Literary Retreat for Emerging LGBT Writers and from the Bread Loaf Writer’s Conference.
A finalist for the Claudia Emerson Poetry Chapbook Award & the 1st Annual Tinderbox Poetry Contest, Noah’s poems have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. He has won both the 2015 Christopher Hewitt Award for Poetry & the 39th New Millennium Award for Poetry.
Noah’s poems have appeared/are forthcoming at: The Good Men Project, A&U Magazine, The Collagist, The Volta, Tinderbox, Phantom Press, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, The James Franco Review, Wildness, HIV: Here & Now Project, Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry, Sharkpack Annual/Fathom Books, Beltway Poetry Quarterly, Green Mountains Review, Chelsea Street Editions, New England Review, and Bellevue Literary Review.
His chapbook, Because I Can See Needing a Knife(2016) was published by Red Bird Chapbooks.
He is from Pittsburgh PA and has been living for over ten years in the Washington DC area.