John Hennessy

John Hennessy is the author of two poetry collections, Bridge and Tunnel and Coney Island Pilgrims. He is the co-translator, with Ostap Kin, of A New Orthography, selected poems by Serhiy Zhadan, finalist for the PEN Award for Poetry in Translation, 2021, and co-winner of the Derek Walcott Prize, 2021, and the anthology Babyn Yar: Ukrainian Poets Respond (forthcoming from Harvard Library of Ukrainian Literature/HUP). Hennessy teaches at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and is the poetry editor at The Common.