Genine Lentine

Genine Lentine is a poet and interdisciplinary artist. She is the author of Poses: An Essay Drawn from the Model, and the chapbooks Archaeopteryx; Found Dharma Talks, and Mr. Worthington’s Beautiful Experiments on Splashes. She is co-author with Stanley Kunitz and photographer Marnie Crawford Samuelson of The Wild Braid: A Poet Reflects on a Century in the Garden. She received an M.S. in Linguistics from Georgetown University and an M.F.A. in Poetry from N.Y.U.  She worked as a writer for the Hack laptop, a suite of games and interactions that encourages kids to learn to code. She has received fellowships from Montalvo Arts Center, Headlands, University of Arizona Poetry Center, and Hedgebrook, among others. From 2013 – 2020, she taught writing at SFAI, where she still tends a meadow. For current writing workshops and 1:1 sessions, visit