The Assumption

Bryan D. Dietrich

book cover

Order from Amazon:
Print Edition | Kindle Edition

Retail Price: $15.00
Subject Category: Poetry
Length: 84 pages
Size: 6 x 9 inches
Binding: paper
Published: September 2011
ISBN: 978-1-60226-008-5


Bryan D. Dietrich lives in Wichita, Kansas, and is a professor of English at Newman University. He is the author of six books of poems, Krypton Nights, Universal Monsters, Love Craft, Prime Directive, The Monstrance, and now The Assumption. Having won The Paris Review Poetry Prize, a "Discovery"/The Nation Award, a Writers at Work Fellowship, the Isotope Editors' Prize, an Asimov's Readers' Choice Award, and the Eve of St. Agnes Prize, Dietrich has also been a finalist for the Yale Younger Poets Series and the Walt Whitman Award, and has been nominated for both the Pushcart and the Pulitzer. He has published poems in The New Yorker, The Nation, Poetry, Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, The Paris Review, Harvard Review, The Yale Review, Asimov's, Weird Tales, and many other journals.

Bryan D. Dietrich Online

Visit his website.

Other Books by Bryan D. Dietrich


Krypton Nights (Paris Review Prize in Poetry, 2002)
Love Craft (Finishing Line Press, 2010)
The Monstrance (Dark Recesses Press, 2018)
Prime Directive (Belfire Press, April 2011)
Single Bound: Krypton Nights/Amazon Days WordFarm, 2018)
Universal Monsters (Word Press, 2007)

Edited Collections of Poetry

Drawn to Marvel (Minor Arcana Press, 2014)