Sean Shearer, b. New Jersey, 1987.

Sean Shearer attended Hampshire College (for a BA in Creative Writing), and the University of Virginia, where he received his MFA in Poetry as a Poe-Faulkner Fellow. His poems have appeared in or are forthcoming from New England Review, Boulevard, jubilat, Copper Nickel, Beloit Poetry Journal, among others. Sean's the founder, editor, & book designer for BOAAT Press. He teaches creative writing at the University of Virginia.

Interview: On Board with BOAAT: Q&A with the Press and Journal’s Editor-In-Chief Sean Shearer


Iowa Review: “Wrestling Season” Online. (forthcoming, April)

jubilat: “Conor Oberst” Print. (forthcoming)

Copper Nickel: “Circulation” Print. (forthcoming)

Boulevard: "Aphrodisiac" Issue 100. Print.

Beloit Poetry Journal: "Rewinding an Overdose on a Projector" Summer / Fall 18 issue. Print.

New England Review: "Brick" Volume 38, Number 1, Winter 2017. Print.

Raleigh Review:  "Abracadabra" Volume 6 Number 1, Spring 2016. Print. 

Yemassee: "Track Marks" Issue 23.1, 2016. Print.

Beloit Poetry Journal: "Urine Sample" Volume 66, Number 1, Fall 2015. Print.

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