Ole Miss poet in residence to live at Plein Air

June 2014

Plein Air is pleased to welcome Ole Miss poet in residence Mark Wagenaar, and his wife Chelsea, to the neighborhood. The Wagenaar's will be living in the house that Gale and Jeff Hammond graciously donated to the Ole Miss Foundation for just such purposes. Wagenaaris the winner of numerous poetry awards, including the Yellowwood Poetry Prize, the Gary Gildner Award, the Matt Clark Poetry Prize, and the Greg Grummer Poetry Award. His poems have appeared in such journals as the New England Review, Subtropics, Southern Review, American Literary Review, Crab Orchard Review, New Ohio Review, and Antioch Review. He lives in Denton, Texas.