Gwen North Reiss has published poetry in Rhino, Truck, Connecticut Review, Dogwood, and other literary magazines. She is the author of a chapbook, “Notes on Metals,” and of “Paper Aperture,” a group of poems published by Pen and Brush in New York as part of their e-publication platform. Her awards include the Rachel Wetzsteon Prize at the 92nd Street Y’s Unterberg Poetry Center.
Reiss has a degree in Combined Literature (English and French) from Yale College and was in book publishing for ten years before becoming a freelance writer on architecture as well as a poet. In addition to her poetry, she works as an Educator at the Glass House and as a communications consultant.