Craig Arnold

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Birthday
16, 1967
Birthplace
Wyoming
Death Date
Apr 27, 2009 (41)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
16, 1967
Birthplace
Wyoming
Death Date
Apr 27, 2009 (41)

About

American poet remembered for Shells, his 1999 debut poetry collection. He published Made Flesh, a second collection of poems, in 2008.

Before Fame

He studied at Yale University and at the University of Utah and subsequently taught literature at the University of Wyoming.

Trivia

He disappeared in 2009 while hiking near a Japanese volcano.

Family Life

He had a relationship with fellow poet Rebecca Lindenberg. Lindenberg's 2012 poetry collection, Love, an Index, deals with their relationship and with Arnold's disappearance.

Associated With

He received the Amy Lowell Poetry Travelling Scholarship, as well as two National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowships.