Erika Meitner is a professor of English at Virginia Tech. Her most recent book, Holy Moly Carry Me, was the winner of the 2018 National Jewish Book Award, and a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in poetry. Her sixth book, Useful Junk, is forthcoming in April 2022.

Published Works

Useful Junk
Holy Moly Carry Me


Filled with Possibility: Poetry

Poets Erika Meitner (Holy Moly Carry Me), Kiki Petrosino (White Blood: A Lyric of Virginia), and Brian Teare (Doomstead Days) read from their newest collections, highly-acclaimed poetry that speaks to …

March 18, 2021 | 4PM – 5PM

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