Alix Anne Shaw

Alix Anne Shaw is the author of two poetry collections: Dido in Winter (Persea 2014) and Undertow, winner of the Lexi Rudnitsky Poetry Prize (Persea 2007). Her poems and reviews have appeared in journals including Harvard Review, Black Warrior Review, Denver Quarterly, The Los Angeles Review, and New American Writing. Her most recent project is Rough Ground: A Translation of Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus from Philosophy into Poetry. Part of this work recently appeared as Contingent, a chapbook from Damask Press. Shaw is also a Chicago-based visual artist. Her work can be viewed online at