Bard Faculty

Michael Ives

Poet in Residence

Academic Program Affiliation(s): First-Year Seminar, Written Arts


B.A., University of Rochester. Awards: Academy of American Poets Prize; Lillian Fairchild Award for Significant Contributions to the Arts (University of Rochester, 1996). Founding member and composer for the sound/text performance trio F'loom. Taught music performance and composition and creative writing at Aesthetic Education Institute of Lincoln Center (1997–2001). Artist in residence, Hobart and William Smith Colleges (2000–01). Author, The External Combustion Engine (2005); poetry and short fiction published in numerous periodicals. At Bard since 2003.


Phone: 845-758-6822 x7254
Location: Shafer House