Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy has poems in recent issues of COMMONWEAL, CONFRONTATION, CORTLAND REVIEW, CREAM CITY REVIEW, MUDLARK, and WORLD ORDER, as well as in URBAN NATURE: POEMS ABOUT WILDLIFE IN THE CITY published by Milkweed. He is a consultant to the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation's poetry program and has been an educational advisor to a number of PBS television series on poetry including FOOLING WITH WORDS with Bill Moyers. Murphy's series of poetry lessons for teachers is online at He teaches English and creative writing at Atlantic City High School and directs the Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway held annually in Cape May.