2023 Participant · Mississippi · Non-Fiction · Essay
Aimee Nezhukumatahil is the author of the NYT bestselling book of nature essays, World of Wonders, which was named Barnes and Noble's Book of the Year and finalist for the Kirkus Prize-and four books of poetry, most recently, Oceanic. Awards for her writing include Guggenheim and NEA fellowships. She is the poetry editor of The Sierra Club's SIERRA magazine and teaches in the MFA program at the University of Mississippi.
- World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments
- Lace & Pyrite: Letters from Two Gardens