Jennifer Militello is the author of A Camouflage of Specimens and Garments, forthcoming from Tupelo Press in 2016, Body Thesaurus (Tupelo Press, 2013), named one of the top ten poetry books of 2013 by Best American Poetry as well as a finalist for the Poetry Society of America's Alice Fay Di Castagnola Award by Marilyn Hacker, Flinch of Song, winner of the Tupelo Press First Book Award, and the chapbook Anchor Chain, Open Sail.
Her poems have been published widely in such journals as American Poetry Review, The Kenyon Review, The New Republic, The North American Review, The Paris Review, and Ploughshares, and anthologized in Best New Poets, Poem-a-Day: 365 Poems for Every Occasion, and The Manifesto Project. She has been awarded the Barbara Bradley Award from the New England Poetry Club, the Ruskin Art Club Poetry Award from Red Hen Press, and the 49th Parallel Award from Bellingham Review, as well as grants and fellowships from the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts, the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund, Writers at Work, and the Millay Colony for the Arts.
Militello teaches in the MFA program at New England College. She lives in Goffstown, New Hampshire.