Jeri Theriault

Jeri Theriault

Jeri Theriault is the author of In the Museum of Surrender, which won the 2013 Encircle Publications Chapbook Contest. She has two previous chapbooks, Catholic (Pudding House, 2002) and Corn Dance (Nightshade Press, 1994), and her poems have been published in journals (Paterson Literary Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, Rattle, The Atlanta Review) and anthologies (Orpheus and Company, Contemporary Poems on Greek Mythology, French Connections: An Anthology of Poetry by Franco-Americans, and The Return of Kral Majales: Prague's International Literary Renaissance 1990–2010).

A Fulbright recipient (1998–1999) and Pushcart Prize nominee (2006), Theriault holds an MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She lives in Portland, Maine, where she currently teaches in the English Department at the Waynflete School.