BRIAN BLANCHFIELD is the author of three books of poetry and prose, most recently Proxies: Essays Near Knowing. Recipient of the Academy of American Poets’ James Laughlin Award and a Whiting Award in Nonfiction, he lives now in Missoula, where he is a professor of creative writing at the University of Montana. He is also a member of the core faculty at Bennington Writing Seminars.
- The Best American Essays 2022 (p. 286). HarperCollins.