Grace Wagner

Grace Wagner is a queer, nonbinary poet and artist living with a disability in Houston, TX where they teach at the University of Houston. They are an Assistant Poetry Editor at Gulf Coast, a position they held previously at Copper Nickel. They’ve studied with Carolyn Forché, Robert Pinsky, Wayne Miller, Kevin Prufer, and Martha Serpas. Their work focuses on the anxiety of living in the Anthropocene and explores violence, whether interpersonal, psychological, or ecological. Their work has been featured or is upcoming in Salmagundi Magazine, The Atlanta Review, the Offing, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Palette Poetry, Penumbric Speculative Fiction Magazine and elsewhere. For more, visit