David Orr is the poetry columnist for the New York Times Book Review. He is the winner of the Nona Balakian Prize from the National Book Critics Circle and the Editor’s Prize for Reviewing from Poetry magazine. Orr’s writing has appeared in Poetry, Slate, The Believer, and Pleiades magazine. He holds a B.A. from Princeton and a J.D. from Yale Law School.
Many of David’s reviews and essays are archived online at The New York Times and The Poetry Foundation. To book David for an interview or submit questions or comments, please contact his publicist, Katherine Beitner, via email, or contact David directly.