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Danniel Schoonebeek is the author of Trébuchet, winner of the 2015 National Poetry Series and published by University of Georgia Press in 2016. His first book of poems, American Barricade, was published by YesYes Books in 2014 and named one of the year’s ten standout debuts by Poets & Writers, as well as “a groundbreaking first book that stands to influence its author’s generation” by Boston Review. In 2015, he was awarded a Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, and recent work appears in The New Yorker, Poetry, Kenyon Review, The Believer, and Tin House. His poems have been featured in the anthologies Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poets for the Next Generation (Viking, 2015), Best American Experimental Writing (Omnidawn, 2014), and Privacy Policy: The Anthology of Surveillance Poetics (Black Ocean, 2014). A recipient of awards and honors from Poets House, the Millay Colony for the Arts, Oregon State University, and Akademie Schloss Solitude, he has been the editor of the PEN Poetry Series since 2013 and hosted the Hatchet Job reading series in Brooklyn from 2012-2016.