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Paul Guest


Paul Guest is the author of The Resurrection of the Body and the Ruin of the World (2003), which won the New Issues Poetry Prize; Notes for My Body Double (2006), winner of the Prairie Schooner Book Prize; and My Index of Slightly Horrifying Knowledge (2008). His memoir, One More Theory About Happiness (2010), recounts the bike accident that left him paralyzed from the neck down when he was 12 and charts his life since. Guest’s honors and awards include a Whiting Writers’ Award and a Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship.