Michael McKee Green's first book of poems, Fugue Figure (the Kent State University Press), was selected by Khaled Mattawa as the winner of the 2017 Stan and Tom Wick Prize. A recipient of awards and grants from the Academy of American Poets and the Cabin Literary Center, Green is a 2018 artist in residence at the Boise Public Library in Bown Crossing. Work of his appears in journals such as Michigan Quarterly Review, Tagvverk, Fog Machine, Tarpaulin Sky and his poem "In Remit" won the Burnam Poetry Scholarship (Judge, Ed Skoog). Currently, he is an MFA candidate at Boise State University, where he reads for Ahsahta Press and teaches creative writing.