As If (Parlor City Press) was awarded the 2010 Stephen Dunn Poetry Prize for 2010. 


Photo of Tina Schumann's book of poetry, As If

Requiem. A Patrimony of Fugues. Winner of the Diode Editions 2016 Chapbook Competition. Available February 2017.

Requeim cover


CroppedColor212112016 Tina Schumann is the author of three poetry collections, As If (Parlor City Press, 2010) which was the recipient of the Stephen Dunn Poetry Prize, Requiem. A Patrimony of Fugues (Diode Editions, 2016) which won the Diode Editions Chapbook Contest for 2016, and Praising the Paradox (Red Hen Press, 2019.) The anthology she curated and edited, Two Countries. U.S. Daughters and Sons of Immigrant Parents is forthcoming from Red Hen Press in the fall of 2017. Praising the Paradox was named a finalist in several national book contest, including the National Poetry Series, Four Way Books Intro Prize and the New Issues Poetry Prize. Her work received the 2009 American Poet Prize from The American Poetry Journal, a pushcart nomination and finalist status in the 2013 Annual Poetry Contest, as well as honorable mention in The Atlantic 2008 poetry contest. She was a featured poet at the 2014 Skagit River Poetry Festival and Assistant Director at Her poems have appeared in publications and anthologies since 1999 including The American Journal of Poetry, Ascent, Atticus Review, Cimarron Review, Midwest Quarterly, Nimrod, Parabola, Palabra,, The Human and The Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine.