Selected Publications


"Tiana Clark Reads Natasha Trethewey"The New Yorker Poetry Podcast


This Is What Black Burnout Feels LikeBuzzFeed

PCOS. POC. Poetry. & PilatesLenny Letter

Nina is Everywhere I Go Oxford American

Tiana Clark on "Conversation with Phillis Wheatley #2" — Poetry Society of America

Tiana Clark: How I Wrote “BBHMM”The Adroit Journal 

Selected Poems:                                 

"Nashville"The New Yorker

"My Therapist Wants to Know About My Relationship to Work" Poetry Magazine

"The First Black Bachelorette"Kenyon Review (an excerpt is linked)

"Tim"Fronter Poetry Open Award

"Rituals" — New England Review

"Virtue Signaling: Wisconsin"Los Angeles Review

"800 Days: Libation" — Poem-a-Day on July 20, 2017, by the Academy of American Poets.

"Soil Horizon" — 2016 Academy of American Poets Vanderbilt University Prize, selected by T.R. Hummer.

"Bear Witness" —Thrush

 "BBHMM" & "Dutchman in Reverse" —The Journal

"Midnight to 3 A.M."BOAAT Journal

 "Ways to be Saved"The Rumpus

"Where the Fired Body is Porous"Grist Journal Online 

"Cottonmouth," "I Started Praying for You," and "Mother Driving Away after Christmas" — American Poetry Review

"Self Portrait as First Kiss" Indiana Review

"A Psalm for the One" — The Adroit Journal

"After Orpheus" & "After Apollo" —The Arkansas International

"Equilibrium"2015 Rattle Poetry Prize winner 

"Conversation with Phillis Wheatley 2"The Blueshift Journal

"BNA to LAX"  —The Offing

"How to Find the Center of a Circle" & "Broken Ghazal for Walter Scott" Muzzle Magazine

"Cross/Bite" & "Hair Relaxer: an Origin Story"HEArt Online Journal, Let Me Love Me issue, guest edited by Fatimah Asghar.   


"The Hardest Part of the Human Body" --Gulf Coast

Ploughshares, Callaloo, The Southeast Review, VQR, Tin house Online and more! Stay tuned.