Alex Chertok

Lecturer, Department of Writing
Faculty, School of Humanities and Sciences

Office:428 Smiddy Hall
Ithaca, NY 14850

Alex Chertok has poems published in The Kenyon Review Online, The Missouri Review, The Cincinnati Review, Third Coast, Willow Springs, The Journal, Quarterly West, Copper Nickel, Hayden’s Ferry Review, and Best New Poets 2016, among others, and an essay published in Ploughshares. He was runner-up in the North American Review’s 2019 James Hearst Poetry Prize, and completed his MFA degree at Cornell University in 2012, where he was also a Lecturer. He teaches at Ithaca College and through the Cornell Prison Education Program.

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