Stung with Love: Poems and Fragments (Penguin Classics)
Aaron Poochigian attended Moorhead State University from 1991 to 1996 where he studied under the poets Tim Murphy, Dave Mason and Alan Sullivan. He entered graduate school for Classics in 1997 at the University of Minnesota and, after traveling and doing research in Greece on fellowship from 2003—4, earned his Ph.D. in Classics in 2006. He has recently completed translations, with introduction and notes, of Sappho’s poems and fragments for Penguin Classics (due out August of 2009). His original poems have appeared in such journals as Arion, The Dark Horse, and Poetry.