Andy Eaton is the author of Sprung Nocturne (2016), a pamphlet, and the recipient of the 2017 Ploughshares Emerging Writers award in poetry, selected by Natalie Diaz, and the 2016 Tupelo Quarterly Poetry Prize, selected by Tracy K. Smith (U.S. Poet Laureate), as well as awards from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. His poems appear in or are forthcoming from the American Literary ReviewCopper Nickel, Narrative, Ploughshares, Poetry Ireland Review, Prelude, The Tangerine and The Yale Review, among other placesHe is at work on his first collection of poetry.